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I’m getting so worried about my breathing. I feel like I

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I’m getting so worried about my breathing. I feel like I can’t get enough oxygen in me. Like I’m not satisfied with my breathe. It is so scary. I am healthy 19 year old female dancer so this is scares me a lot. I have had really band anxiety over the last couple of months but I don’t know whetherthis is related to that. This has been going on for a month I think. But it is way more noticeable!

Hello. I am really sorry and concern for your issue.

I am Dr. Israr and I will help you today.

I need little additional information before I can send you a helpful answer.

Since how long you are having this issue?

Any associated history of cough, fever and flu?

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I have experienced it on and off over that last 3 months but it has been really bad over the last 2 weeks
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I have had no cough / flu / or fever. I had a bad headache last week but that has gone

It is continous or intermittent during last 2 weeks?

Okay absence of fever, cough and flu is healthy and good sign.

Do you have any history of allergies?

Any history of chest pain associated?

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
It happen in random times, it isn’t continuous. It didn’t effect my 8 mile run.
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I have had hay fever. I had awful chest pains that last 2 months but that tightness has gone.
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
That began after I carried a really heavy box

Okay and thanks

Are you away from home or family?

Have you even been started on some medicine to treat stress and anxiety?

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I’m with my family . I have been diagnosed with anxiety . I have never experienced it before. My mum bought me saint Johns wart.
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I am worried that my lungs are failing or something. Or I have coronavirus?? Is my head failing ??

Okay and thanks

Respected customer this is not due to corona infection at all.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
How do you know????

There is no chance of it without having fever.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Do I have a serious condition???

Its not a lung infection or even allergy.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I’m so so so scared that I’m going to stop breathing

Its your stress and anxiety that is resulting in breathing difficluty.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I just can’t cope with it
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I seems to be having a new symptoms every week. Last week I had the most awful headache and I thought I was having a seizure. The week before I had this chocking sensation in my throat. Then over the last 2 months I had the worst chest pain ever and I though I was having a heart attack. And now I having the worst breathless

It does happen with stress.

Yes you need urgent care for this. You should be started on medicines like xanax and zoloft.

You can visit ER for its evaluation and need prescription of these medicines

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Are my lungs failing??
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Do I need to go to hospital???

You feel like they are failing. But they are not.

There is no other symptom to suggest it.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Why do I need to go to hospital?? Am I causing issues in my body??? I’m so scared!!

Yes you need urgent attention and should definately visit ER for it.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Wait I’m causing problems in my body??

For prescription of medicines like xanax and zoloft to manage your stress and anxiety.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Im giving myself a medical problems? Am I going to die??!?
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I’m freaking out right now
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I just want this to stop

you should call your parents right now or call Emergency services. You should visit ER. Anti stress medicines will solve your issue.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
What about saint johns wart??

I assure you its nothing except anxiety and stress. Changing symptoms every week also suggest this.

You are brilliant dancer and you have future ahead. I assure you have nothing wrong with your self.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I wake up with my breathlessness and it send me into panic. Like it happens without warning
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I just wish I felt normal
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I don’t feel happy anymore

Saint johns wart helps in mild stress.

It will not help you much. You need urgent visit to ER and after evalution you should be precribe short course of anti stress medicine.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Why do I need evaluation ? Are my lungs failing???

NO your lungs are not failing. I assure you. I assure trust me.

I mean evaluation of your stress and anxiety.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Why do I need evaluation? Is my body shutting down?!!???

They will categorize it. According to severity treatment option are different.

No not at all.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
What do mean bu categorize??
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
by

Its mean whether you have mild, moderate or severe stress.

That need to be categorize. Then treatment should be planed.

So are you leaving for ER?

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Okay, well I have been told by I nurse that I have severe anxiety but going on pills like you have listed above makes me really scared
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Going to ER I think would give me a panic attack.
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Coronavirus is giving me nightmares and going to the hospital would send me over

No need to scare of any thing. Medicine will be prescribe for one or two weeks. Just to help you cope the stress.

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I feel sick right now from all this. I just need to take a moment.

We work in hospitals daily. With patients. Just follow few precaution. You just have to wear a mask and avoid any contact with face with your hand without sanitizing them. You cannot get corona with this precaution.

Yes for sure.

Dr.israr and other Paediatrics Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Thank you for your help