I Have Costal Chondritis

Costal Chondritis anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Costal Chondritis. You're not alone. 10 People

    No Specialist Wanted Diagnose This

    Hello everyone! I was very happy to find this sight..I'm not alone.. I've been having soar bruised ribs ever since my accident in 2008. Often depending on my activity in simple tasks like laundry, dishes pulling the fridge or car door ; it activates a pressure on my diaphragms...
    Chant003 Chant003
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 30, 2012

    I Have Costalchondritis

    I've been struggeling with costalchondritis for about 7 weeks now...... and i swear its got to be one of themost painfull things i have ever experienced. The pain makes me completely depressed b/c it hurts to do everday stuff, i've been to the E.R. about 12 times with the...
    falco25 falco25
    2 Responses Dec 4, 2008


     I was diagnosed with Chondritis 4 years ago and it comes and goes. I also went to the emergency room and had blood work, EKG and chest xray to rule out heart attach.  I was prescribed naporxen which upsets my stomach after 3 days. Does anyone know if there is something...
    cindyleeb cindyleeb
    51-55, F
    1 Response Nov 29, 2009

    Costa Condritis

    Hi I have been diagnosed with costa condritis and have been to the hospital many times thinking i was having a heart attack. All good after numerous stress tests. My GP has given me Naprosyn to take when I have an attack for four nights(1000mg) with food and panadiene extra to...
    lainee111 lainee111
    61-65, F
    May 16, 2012

    Costal Chondritis I Have It I Think!!!

    Is there anyone out there who has this condition? I have experienced it for the past several years. I have had two trips to the hospital thinking I was having a heart attack both times everything was fine with my heart (they said) and I also recently had a stress test that came...
    bonus101 bonus101
    3 Responses Nov 4, 2008

    I Have Chondritis

    i was diagnosed at the age of 11 with chondritis. i developed chronic chest pain when i was 3 and it got worse over the year no doctor could diagnosed it cause it is very rare in children. i was told that there is no cure for it so i take painkillers to help with the pain. i miss...
    dreamerbynight dreamerbynight
    13-15, F
    May 2, 2011

    I Have Costal Chondritis

    I have been recently been diagnosed with costal chondritis and I have apparently had it for years.  I had always thought that I was doing more than I could handle but a recent trip to the emergency room said otherwise.  I was put on Lortab but I refuse to take it unless...
    MrsV2008 MrsV2008
    1 Response May 10, 2009
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