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Shortness of breath and body ache

Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni

Last Updated: May 3, 2020 9:16 AM
Anonymous 7 months

Hi Doctor, I am 37yrs old. I find it difficult to have deep breath. I need to take deep breath frequently when I am eating. I had nose block and after taking medicine it is under control. This has been for about 2 weeks and I never had this issue before. I have finished the antibiotics Augmentine and continue taking medicine for wind but it is still the same. On top of this, I’m having bad bodyache and light breast pain. Kindly advise.

Dr Sashini Seeni 7 months
General Practitioner

Hi!

Thank you for your question. According to WHO, the common symptoms of COVID-19 infection are:

  • Fever (more than 37.5 degrees celcius)
  • Fatigue
  • Cough
  • Aches and pains
  • Sorethroat
  • Headaches
  • Shortness of breath

Based on your symptoms, you are encouraged to answer the quiz on Risk Assessment for COVID-19 to evaluate your health status in regards to this disease. After completing this quiz, you will be classified into several categories.

Besides COVID-19 infection, your symptoms may be caused by

  • Viral flu
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Abdominal pain that spreads to the chest
  • Pain originating from the chest wall (muscles, joints and ribs)
  • Asthma
  • Pneumonia
  • Heart attack
  • Anxiety

You may consult a MOH doctor by clicking Ask Doctor at the Ministry of Health website (COVID-19 Portal) to ask any health issues related to COVID-19 starting from 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

After 5.00 pm till 12.00 am, please direct your enquiries to our DoctorOnCall website at this link [ https://www.doctoroncall.com.my/tanya/](https://www.doctoroncall.com.my/tanya/.

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Last Updated: Sun May 03 2020 09:16:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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