Submitted by Dr T on September 9, 2011 – 8:50am
Angina is caused by insufficient blood supply to your heart, usually because of blockages in your coronary arteries. If you don’t have blockages, you don’t have angina!
However, there is a condition called Prinzmetal’s angina, caused by coronary artery spasm. Prinzmetal’s angina is often diagnosed with an ECG (electrocardiogram or EKG) during an episode of chest pain.
You may want to discuss this with your doctor, but if (as I suspect), Prinzmetal’s angina has been excluded as the cause of your pains, you may want to look for other reasons:https://www.cardiachealth.org/chest-pain
You also may want to check your risk for heart disease.
Last but not least, if you smoke, stop (Prinzmetal’s angina is made worse by smoking)!
Hope this helps,