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7 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
Doctor, I have high bp 150/100 especially in the evening morning it will be 140/90 or 140/95 i am taking bp tablet hibesor 50 mg still i was not able to control. Some time I am taking anxit .s.r 0.5 mg on sos all lipid ecg tmt are ok what is the reason
13 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
The past four months my heart with beat hard for three beats and then pause. I feel a pressure in my chest right before it happens and it becomes hard to take a breath. In the beginning it was happening once every few weeks and would last a minute or two. But, it s begun to happen more frequently...
27 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
Hi, I m a 24 year old female.. I just had a baby a week ago.. I had sinus tachychardia for a few years before and during the pregnancy. I have a history of anxiety problems.. At about the 8th month of pregnancy and still occuring now, I ve been having a resting heart rate in the 40 s and 50 s. I...
25 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
My girlfriend is 15 and she is what is known as a miricle baby. Her heart is a little too big and she has a heart murmur + a hole. She went to the doctors the 29 of Jan and they said its too dangerous to operate. Is she in any danger? What can I do to help? Will it ever go away?
13 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
i used a blood pressure machine in CVS today and my blood pressure was 149/104 I am only 25 i work out and i eat healthy. I ve recently stop my workout because I m in school but I m always on the run. I even forget to eat but if i pick up something i make sure its something healthy. However, i...
12 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
hi i have a chronic cough since oct. i had a pulmonary function test yesterday and it showed it was not my asthma. blood test show its not viral. i am short of breath and find even walking difficult. i have a history of asthma but my inhalor are not doing anything for this shortness of breath im...
14 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
last night my husband woke me help and asked why i was breathing so heavy and when i woke up my heart felt like it was racing. a few times recently i have felt an increase of my heart rate but it doesn t last long. Right now I am feeling it again and it is about 10 hours later. what could this mean?
7 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
My friends husband had a heart attack yesterday and when he collapsed he hit his head on the water cooler. Do not know how long before someone found him. They put 4 stents in however he has not regained consciousness? They said they were keeping his body temperature down and now they are going to...
8 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
Helo Doctor,I had angioplasty three overlapping Stunts for artery block three months back. Now I am adivised by my cardiologist to have medication for next six month s. Now my question is Can I have alcohol in this period. I am not addicted to it, but I take minimum quantity only at monthly twice...
46 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
I am 76 years old and am on medication for Blod Pressure.With the medication, when I took my BP, I found it 117/69 with pulse rate of 54. I take the following medicines,prescribed by a Cardiologist. 1. AMLOGARD-5mg ; 1 in the mornings 2. OLMEZEST- H40 ; 1 in the mornings. 3. MOXOVAS--0.2 mg; 1 in...
11 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
hello doctor, my father is 50 yrs old, hypertension pateint taking nephdapine 20 mg tiwce daily , he got mild ischamic stroke since 01/11/2010 and only recived 300mg aspirin for 3 days and then 150 mg till today after a mild stroke does it occur for the second time and how to prevent it happening...
10 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
I am a 45 year old women and I had all the symtoms of a heart attack so I went to the ER and was given an EKG and had blood work done the test came back fine,I was given nito to put under my tounge and baby asprin, I was addmitted to the ICU and the next day I had a CT scan done and all that...
20 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
should I go to the er if my bp is 189/110 , i have stints already and take bystolic,plavix,chlorthalidone and had arm pressure all day and chest pain.My wife tried to drive me , and after 4 aspirin I talked her into going home , bp has been going down but no significant amount.
6 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
My father (age 62) suffered AMI in 1 year ago. At present his ef 35%. Medication running. Ramipril 5 mg carvedillol 3.125, Ivabradine 5mg, clopid and aspirin, lasilactone continuing. Now his bp level 95/55. Is he continue ramipril ? Waiting for ur kind reply.
6 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
I am a 25 year old male. I work in Law Enforcement. I am 6 4 and weigh approx. 260 Lbs. with just shorts. I had my blood pressure checked and it was 140 over 81. I am curious if this is a sign of something that needs immediate attention or just more healthy eating. I m unsure if heart disease...
11 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
I am feeling very dizzy weak light headed and shakey. I know I have high blood pressyre and I take 2 different tablets to regulate it. The last time I had my bp checked it was 190/109 and that is when my Dr added the 2nd bp tablet. I felt like this last Wednesday and nothing until today. My head...
6 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
I had a very mild heart attack and was told that there was no damage done except for scar tissue. I am taking plavex as a result of a stent. I have had no re-occuring symptons and currently back into running and cycling. How long do i need to take the plavex? Currently on aspiring and lipitor
14 1 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
I believe I have a heart murmur and tachycardia. They both kind of appeared out of the blue and I am suspecting it is a result of a potassium deficiency, because I know I do not ingest enough potassium. Will increasing my potassium intake solve this issue?
7 0 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
dear doctor..am 27 year old female, 166 cm height, previously diagnosed to have mitral valve prolapse...recently I underwent ivf and am 10 days post embryo transfer... I cant sleep from palpitation and irregular heart rhythm...I cant take beta blockers , especially if I turned out to be...
5 0 Mon, 25 Aug 2014
My wife recently had a 4 inch spot found on her Posterior pericardium. The cardiology doctor wasn t sure what it was, and neither did her fellow doctors. We are being referred for a cardiac MRI. It was said to be described as not pushing against the heart, and looks almost like liver tissue....
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