I strongly agree with the others. There are several possibilities as to what is causing the pain and you should get it checked out. You'll want to make sure your heart is okay and also get checked for pleurisy. Also, costochondritis can cause chest pain and is caused by inflammation in the chest and rib area.
I hope you get some relief soon. Let us know how things are going.
Diagnosis: UCTD (lupus) 2006; Raynauds 2006; Sjogren's 2006; lupus symptoms began 2003; CFS 1991; Mono 1985
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Amitriptyline 10mg; Neurontin 300mg; Prevacid; Steriod Cream and Mouth Rinse for tongue and mouth ulcers; Hydrocodone 5/500 prn for severe pain; Restasis eye drops
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