Last Updated on Dec 18, 2019


Some of the common causes of hyperventilation include-

  • Stress / anxiety (hyperventilation syndrome)
  • Taking many deep breaths
  • Deep, rapid breathing
  • Chest tightness/chest pain
  • Lung diseases
  • Stroke
  • Head injury
  • Metabolic acidosis (hyperventilation is compensatory)
  • Excessive eating combined with lack of proper exercises

Keeping oneself overtly warm

Life-threatening conditions that are associated with deep breathing are:

  • Heart / Lung / Nervous system problems
  • Liver disorders
  • Drug reactions
  • Poisons
  • Infections
  • Pregnancy Labor


trackana Monday, June 4, 2012

I have simillar symptoms what is medication or home remedy for this?

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