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Pains in heart area after running :-(

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muttrat Wed 19-Apr-17 11:26:48

What it says really. Everytime I run I get a pain (feels like a pulled muscle) when I get home. It's still twinging now and I got back 2 hours ago. It definitely feels muscular but it's worrying me. I rang the gps last week for a blood pressure test (see earlier thread where I was roundly lambasted for wanting to waste the NHS time!). I have an appointment tomorrow. Just trying not to get too anxious about it.

wetcardboard Wed 19-Apr-17 17:59:50

Is it a new thing?

I used to get pain in the chest area around the heart when working out, but it went away as my conditioning improved. Now I'm fitter I don't get it all. In my case it was definitely muscular, not the heart itself.

So my advice would be - don't worry about it too much and get it seen to for peace of mind. Good luck with your appointment tomorrow!

IvorHughJarrs Wed 19-Apr-17 18:01:47

My DH had this and was thoroughly investigated but nothing found so they thought it was probably muscular. Yours may be nothing serious too so don't panic

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