What Does A Heart Attack Feel Like For A Woman?

What does a mini heart attack feel like?

It can feel like an uncomfortable pressure, squeezing, or pain. Discomfort in other upper-body areas, such as one or both arms, the back, the neck, the jaw, or the stomach. Shortness of breath before or during chest discomfort. Breaking out in a cold sweat, or feeling nauseated or lightheaded.

What are the 4 silent signs of a heart attack?

The good news is that you can prepare by knowing these 4 silent signs of a heart attack.

  • Chest Pain, Pressure, Fullness, or Discomfort.
  • Discomfort in other areas of your body.
  • Difficulty breathing and dizziness.
  • Nausea and cold sweats.
  • Know The Signs — And Don’t Ignore Them.

Can you have symptoms of a heart attack for weeks?

Timing/duration: Heart attack pain can be intermittent or continuous. 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 are the early warning signs of a heart attack?

Heart attack warning signs and symptoms: chest, head, jaw, and tooth pain

  1. 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.
  2. Jaw pain, toothache, headache.
  3. Shortness of breath.