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Got chest infection pain in chest difficult breathing, Yes

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Got chest infection pain in chest difficult breathing
JA: Have you ever dealt with this before? Are you having any shortness of breath?
Customer: Yes I've recently had covid which went on to chest infection now on 2nd course of antibiotics
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: Difficult breathing
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Kay replied 20 days ago.
Hello
Customer: replied 20 days ago.
Think I need nebulising
Expert:  Dr Kay replied 20 days ago.

Yes it looks like your chest is tight need nebulising.

Expert:  Dr Kay replied 20 days ago.

One option is that you boil water in a pan with mixing some Vicks in it then inhale steam .

Expert:  Dr Kay replied 20 days ago.

That will definitely help you.

Expert:  Dr Kay replied 20 days ago.
You know its best to go to emergency if pain is severe.
Expert:  Dr Kay replied 20 days ago.

Surely breathlessness and chest pain not good sign .

Expert:  Dr Kay replied 20 days ago.

It can be pneumonia or it can be a clot in the lung in worst-case scenario.

Expert:  Dr Kay replied 20 days ago.

Might need antibiotics immediately if its a chest infection.