If you are experiencing sudden, severe, chest pain, call 9-1-1.
HEART-RELATED SYMPTOMS (SEEK MEDICAL CARE IMMEDIATELY)
- Crushing or squeezing weight on the chest that lasts more than a few minutes
- Sweating or clammy skin
- Shortness of breath
- Nausea or vomiting
- Pain in the neck, jaw, or back
- Irregular heartbeat
- Feeling weak or fatigued
While chest pain can be caused by various potential causes, including many non-life-threatening conditions, it’s vital to seek immediate medical care to determine the exact cause of the problem.