Difficulty Breathing, Having To Make Myself Burp To Be Able To Breathe, What Causes This.

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Difficulty Breathing, Having To Make Myself Burp To Be Able To Breathe, What Causes This.

having difficulty breathing, having to make myself burp to be able to breathe, what causes this? I have to bang my fist against my chest and try to make myself burp so I can breathe.I have difficulty swallowing at the same time. It gets kind of scary at the same time

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Hi Bill,

This link lists some of the possible causes of breathing difficulty http://www.healthcentral.com/ency/408/003075.html. I recommend you contact your physician for an evaluation.

All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

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Answered by Lisa Nelson, RD, LN