Heart attack warning signs and symptoms: chest, head, jaw, and tooth pain
- Chest discomfort, manifest as pain, fullness, and/or squeezing sensation of the chest. Chest pain is the hallmark symptom of a heart attack, although it can take many different forms.
- Jaw pain, toothache, headache.
- Shortness of breath.
What are the 4 signs of an impending heart attack?
Especially watch out for these problems:
- Chest Discomfort. It’s the most common sign of heart danger.
- Nausea, Indigestion, Heartburn, or Stomach Pain.
- Pain that Spreads to the Arm.
- You Feel Dizzy or Lightheaded.
- Throat or Jaw Pain.
- You Get Exhausted Easily.
Can heart attack symptoms last for months?
Heart attack symptoms can last for a few minutes to a few hours. If you have had chest pain continuously for several days, weeks or months, then it is unlikely to be caused by a heart attack.
What do mini heart attacks feel like?
You can have a heart attack and not even know it. They are described as “silent” because when they occur, their symptoms lack the intensity of a classic heart attack, such as extreme chest pain and pressure; stabbing pain in the arm, neck, or jaw; sudden shortness of breath; sweating, and dizziness.
How obvious is a heart attack?
You may be having a heart attack if you feel: Pain, pressure, or squeezing in your chest, particularly a little to the left side. Pain or pressure in your upper body like your neck, jawline, back, stomach, or in one or both of your arms (especially your left) Shortness of breath.