What are the symptoms of a heart attack, and how long will they last?
Heart attack symptoms include:
Symptoms may last 30 minutes or longer and aren’t relieved by rest or nitroglycerin.
Some people have a heart attack with no symptoms. It’s more common if you have diabetes.
- Discomfort, pressure, or pain in the chest, arm, or below the breastbone that may radiate to the back, jaw, throat or arm
- Fullness or choking (may feel like heartburn)
- Sweating, nausea, vomiting, or dizziness
- Weakness, anxiety, or shortness of breath
- Rapid or irregular heartbeats
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