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Dr. I have intermittant left sided chest pain over last

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hello Dr.
I have intermittant left sided chest pain over last 3 days, it kept me awake for several hours last night.I am 56yr old female, 2stone overweight and on medication for hypertension.
kind regards,
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.
Do you have acid reflux?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

nO reflux

what makes it worse?
eating? breathing? movement? exertion?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

none of the above, it occurs at rest .

This is concerning. It may not be your heart as it certainly isn't classic symptoms
However you need it checked right away. Go to A and E now.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

l have just returned home having spent two days in hospital being investigated for angina. l am now on statins and aspirin and ramipril.

I'm so glad you went it!