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25 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
when using a computer for a long time, or repeating the same computer clicks, moves, repetitively I start the feel stressed, and experience heart palpitrations along with a lethargic feeling. I should note that I take atenonol for an irregular heart beat.
18 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
In the last 3 weeks or so I have been experiencing sudden bursts of headache . I rarely ever have a headache. I am 50. Yes, high blood pressure. work 11 hrs. per day as a chef, constantly on my feet. The other weird thing is my right eyelid has been twitching, HARD, on and off for the same amount...
18 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
I have a dull ache below my right shoulder blade and sometimes I have chest pains in the front. The mere fact I am up at midnight typing this question here is proof enough I have anxiety so I worry about heart issues but is it likely anxiety? I am 44 years of age, 5 7 , 165 lbs, non-smoker,...
10 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
my mother was diagnosed with microvascular condition of the brain today. She will not take her medicine properly and just wants to fight me. I gave all of her medicine to her she got what i call violent over it. I am worried she will forget to take it or how much of which one she took. What shall...
62 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
Hello, good afternoon, I am a female 40 years old in pretty good health except my blood pressure, I feel dizzy and get migraine headaches constantly. My blood pressure today is 155 over 88 so I am not sure what does that mean. I appreciate any input . Thank you kindly. Maria
35 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
I do have a high blood pressure and is under medication. Average 125/82 Heart rate are normal. But today my blood pressure drop down to 85/58 suddenly and the heart rate go up to 110 per minute even I take rest for 6 hours. Should I go to the emergency room right away ?
16 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
My 31y old girlfriendwho is 5- 8 gilfriend who wieght is 120#s advised me that she is having chest pain left side and itmoves down her left arm. She said it is like someone pushing on her chest. Her pulse was 60 per minute, then after the sharp pain it went to 72. Breathing is not labored,but...
15 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
I m curious about low blood pressure cause and effect... dangerous levels etc Am a long term high blood pressure medication user Lisinopril 40mg Recently, my Internist doctor verified a reading of 108 over 60 and recommended change in dosage from 40 to 20mg
50 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
Last week my blood pressure went up and is still elevated with Norvasc. I also am having hematuria, shortness of breath and pain below my right ribs, is it all connected ? My pressure is running between 138/90 to as high as 158/108 , the hematuria lasted about 4 hours with chills and clots in my...
41 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
My bp is usually 120/80 since yesterday its been as high as 187/118 but this last one I took was 147/98 yesterday my vision seemed to be a little effected. but right now it s ok.Iam a healthy 57 y,O,F Ive been walking every day for a month and eating healthyfoods encluding juicing once every...
14 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
I just had my blood pressure read at Walgreens and it was 188/102 which is the highest it has ever been. Am on Lisonopril 10mg a day but have not felt right for a few weeks. I have left a message with my doctor but is there anything I can do to bring this down now?
75 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
since 4 years i have high bp of 130/90 ,140/95 i used amlodac2.5 for 3 years , and doctors use to say you have some psychological problem so your bp get fluctuations almost every evening and i have palpitation of 100 per min. i started using starpress xl 50 mg for 6 months. i am feeling very dull...
19 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
Dear Sir, I have been diagnosed with Ventricular actopics 10000. My ECG and 2d echo are normal. I have been prescribed Cardorone and Unistar. But while using cardorone i have suffered side effects like my metabolism has totally stopped ( nature call occurs in 2 to 3 days). please suggest
13 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
Hi Doctor. I have been taking atacand 32 since july 2013 when my doctor prescribed this medication when I was having BP at around 145/80 approx. At one time in 2013 my BP went higher to about 165/85or 90 when another doctor put me on atacand32 plus 12.5. I therofre continued this with approval...
91 1 Mon, 27 Oct 2014
hello,iwant to know if there is any medicine for blockage in arteries of heart,i am a patient of high blood pressure with history of two enjoplasties one by-pass of two arteries and now they have done engeoplasty in third one. i want to know if there is some sure effective medicine.thank you
35 1 Fri, 24 Oct 2014
I have two stents that were put in about 6 months ago and had open heart surgery 4 months ago. I am hanging out with friends and was wondering if it is safe to have a glass of wine with them. I m not a regular drinker so would one drink every now and again hurt?
59 1 Fri, 24 Oct 2014
Hi doctor, I ve been having lots of panic attacks for the past 3 months that occurs at least once a day. I feel deep chest pain, like something around my heart. But the pain comes even when I m not worried. I did many tests (ekgs, cardiography,holther) and everything seemed alright. Is it...
63 1 Fri, 24 Oct 2014
My 66 year old mother recently went to the ER for PVCs. After a lot of blood work, chest xray and EKG they could find no cause. She does have a large untreated ulcer on her upper arm (that she has had for two years) that the doctor referred us to wound care. Could the ulcer be causing the PVCs?
25 1 Fri, 24 Oct 2014
My husband is on blood pressure medication and just a week ago had a stent placed to open a 90% blockage. His blood pressure is still high 164/100 and his ekg showed left branch bundle block. He is having mild chest pain on the right side.Should we go to the ER?
57 1 Fri, 24 Oct 2014
Jack runs a company and is constantly under pressure. When he went to the doctor recently, he was advised to engage in aerobic exercises that would make his heart pump faster and therefore function more efficiently. Which disease was he most likely diagnosed with?
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