Tightness around rib cage

Posted , 5 users are following.

I have been experiencing tightness around rib cage for several months. this is getting worse. I also have a sharp pain occasionally on the right side of my lower abdomen and below bust line on right side. I have a hiatus hernia and taking omeprozole . I had a gastroscopy last week which was normal, bloods normal and stool test normal. I feel as though it is going to snap at the moment. any ideas please?

0 likes, 4 replies

Report

4 Replies

  • Posted

    These are feelings that could come with reflux and gerd. Buy since all the tests are normal, the only possibility is postural. The way you sleep and carry yourself could sometimes worsen such feelings. Try losing some weight. Or talk to your doctor.

    Report Reply

Join this discussion or start a new one?

New discussion Reply

Report as inappropriate

Thanks for your help!

We want the forums to be a useful resource for our users but it is important to remember that the forums are not moderated or reviewed by doctors and so you should not rely on opinions or advice given by other users in respect of any healthcare matters. Always speak to your doctor before acting and in cases of emergency seek appropriate medical assistance immediately. Use of the forums is subject to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and steps will be taken to remove posts identified as being in breach of those terms.

newnav-down newnav-up