• Maureen Maureen
    September 03, 2008
    funny feeling in upper chest
    Maureen Maureen
    September 03, 2008

    I have a funny, fluttering feeling in the upper center of my chest.  I have been on meds for acid reflux for several months, but still get this feeling.  I take 25 mg of toprol xl each day to control my pb.  i am 59 years old.  could this fluttering feeling be a side effect of one or both of the meds?

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    Me
    September 15, 2008
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    Me
    September 03, 2008

    Just found out my dad has atrial fibrillation and am concerned I might too.  I have always put it off on my acid reflux, but I also experience a slight difficulty in breathing.  I figured the breathing problem was due to the slight scare when I feel the flutter.  The problem never happens when I am with a doctor. Atrial fibrillation produces a similar feeling.  Talk to a doctor.  I haven't, because I don't have insurance right now.

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