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Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Smoking and Tobacco
iam 20 years old. About a month back i tried sniffing cocain and got a bad chest pain the next morning,i was having trouble breathing as well. iv been smoking marijuana for about 2 years now and iv started getting this pain every time i smoke.although its not as severe as the first time but its there,its like a stiffness in my chest.i got a few tests done like cholesterol test and ECG but they were clear.im not sure what this is.can you please help.
First, chest pain is a serious concern. You must see your doctor and have a frank conversation with him or her about your activity and the pain. Given the range of possibilities, I can't diagnose via the Internet. Second, do you think it's possible that your body is trying to tell you something and you aren't listening?
Rob Crane, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University