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Patients with symptoms of angina usually experience:
tiered all the time
shortness of breath
woman with symptoms of angina usually have sore back and abdomen
Some different types of angina include:
Living with angina:
When the angina comes on, stop what you are doing, sit down and rest.
If you have been given glyceryl trinitrate spray, sit down, and then take the exact amount your doctor has told you to use.
If you have glyceryl trinitrate tablets, also sit down and place one tablet under your tongue or in your cheek and allow it to dissolve.
If the angina has been relieved by rest, or by your glyceryl trinitrate spray or tablets, resume your activities but take it easy.
If the angina still persists and the medicine that you have been given by your doctor does not work call 000 RIGHT AWAY!!!
Smoking is an associated risk factor. In most series, approximately 75-80% of angina patients smoke.
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