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17 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
Hi, I m a 25 year old healthy male who has been recently suffering from chest and throat tightness. Blood testing was normal, upper endoscopey was normal, and went to 2 allergy sessions (for airborne allergens only) and everything was normal. I have a very light acid reflux (no heartburn). It...
12 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
Hi, iam an indian working in saudi arabia from past 10years. Hypertensive since 3years using concor 10mg once daily. Beside some variations in cholesterol and triglycerid tab Rosuvastin 5mg was started since 2months. Weekly 2-3 times I even take aspirin100mg. But since 3 days my blood pressure is...
14 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
i constantly get this feeling... i get really shaky and almost weak feeling and my heart will start racing but i dont know why. i have even changed my eating habits and eat healthy and it made it better for a while but now its starting to happen again
2 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
i am 41yrs old two weeks back doctor told me by seeing my report i have bp it was 130/100 he had told me to take aten 5o daily my total cholestrol was 205 hdl was 36.4 and LDL was 136 he have started atherochem for 6 weeks my weight is 103kgs and hieght is 6.2ft i have started cycling.walking,...
4 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
A year ago a good friend of mine lost all of his body hair. This year he is diagnosed with a heart condition. His heart is workind at 20%. He was a heavy smoker. He finally quit smoking, but replaced it with the patch. Is the patch ok for his symtoms. Should he still be drinking alcohol...
34 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
Iam 58 years(male), weighing 70 kilos and height 5 .7 and having BP for the last say 10 years or slightly more. Recently a cardiologist changed the BP tablet from amlodec 5 mg to olmezest AM and iam taking this tablet for the last 6 months. my BP reading is 120- 90 or thereabout. The particular...
15 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
my heart has been beating quick all day, when i walk up my stairs I fell like I am not going to make it the rest of the way, I am out of breath and my legs feel like they are going to give way. I also have a headache on the right side of my head. should I be worried?
3 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
my husband had a mild heart attack. He is overweight. taking meds for high cholesterol and BP..we want to make changes in our eating habits. What are the biggest changes we have to make or what things we need to avoid to get better and to have a better life style..thanks so much..
11 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
following an opperation for varicose veins i have been suffering palpitations, I hace been prescribed cardicor after having a heart monitor on for a week, but have also had ECG, Ecocardiogram, blood tests and a chest xray which where all normal, I am a 44 year old female and have had a lot of...
4 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
suffering from stress and it caused me to have high blood pressure, but since i have exercised my blood pressure back to normal and stoped taking my atelonol medication ive read that it can possibly lead to chest pain. also is there nerves around ur heart that can be damaged from constantly...
5 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
i had a bout with high blood pressure yesterday that sent me to the hospital 186 was my top blood pressure - not sure of bottom number - they disagnosed me with acute vesticular neuritis - is blood pressure related to this - i have always had very low blood pressure
27 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
is this something wrong with my heart? for the past months my heart has been slowing down,speeding up,stop pumping,skip a beat and pain that i would grip on to it tight and happens alot in public everyone would ask me if im ok but im not I Hear that my Father also have something like these heart...
19 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
After eating a banana I get severe pains in my chest. These pains are located near the bottom of my rib cage. It is a constant pain that can last more than an hour and I wind up laying in bed trying to ease the discomfort. Is this something to do with my heart?
3 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
hi, i have been on 5mg of amlodopine for high blood pressure for about 8 years, no real reason for high pressure, i m 5 foot 6 about 11 stone 10 and fit, recently my doctor doubled the dose as bp was 140ish over 90, my legs and feet swelled terribly within a week. saw a different doc and he...
4 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
i am a heart patient 47 yrs old . last yr i suffered from heart problem in oct .doctors advised me to get it treated by putting a stent.since then m taking ecosprin75,deplatt75,rozavel10, metosartan 50. now i wanna know the purpose of rozavel10 nd metosartan 50.am i supposed to continue these...
2 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
i am 33 and my bp reading was 136/86. If it is stress, once i remove myself from that specific situation, will I still have a possibility of needing medical attention later because of this reading? Or could I go back to being completely normal without having a future worry once the stress is...
8 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
i am a heart petient. my one ven is totally blocked and2nd one is 50% I am taking following tables concer 2.5 & ascard 75 mg in the morning and lepget 40 mg in the night. When I do fasting I am taking all the tablets in the night after taking dinner. I am 41 years old.
17 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
A few weeks ago I was diagnosed with high blood pressure. I am 34, 115lb, play hockey and run. My doctor put me on diuretic and my BP was still high. This past Thursday he switched me to bisoprolol-hctz. I just took my BP, about 40 minutes after getting off the ice from power hockey and it was...
14 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
I ve been having palpitations or an irregular heart beat all day long. It comes and goes but it hasn t change in three days. I don t smoke or drink. I don t drink coffee and i have stop caffeine just to se if that worked. I was told I had PVCs years ago but I have been fine until this week. Any...
24 1 Mon, 2 Jun 2014
My blood pressure has been 150 over 105 today. I take Noravas (10mg)and a beta blocker. Today is my first day on the beta blocker, and I have been on Noravas for about two weeks. But, my pressure is not going down. It as been this high all day. Any thoughts? 41 years old, Black male. I feel fine,...
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