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Electric shock sensations in heart - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i m facing strange problem
Doctor :   oK
User :   sometimes i suddenly feel electric shocks type thng
User :   and it happens frequently
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Age -28
User :   G -Female
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Occ - Technical Consultant
User :   Martial Status -MArried
User :   Wt- 55
User :   ht - 5'4
User :   depnts - yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
User :   since last 4-5 mnths
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you undergone any tests recently?
User :   apart frm tht i feel a sudden nerve of pain crossing my heart
Doctor :   Ok
User :   for 2-3 min its beyond limit
Doctor :   Have you lost weight recently?
User :   n thn calms on its own
Doctor :   Are you there ?
User :   yah
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you lost weight recently?
User :   no
Doctor :   Are your periods regular?
User :   nope
Doctor :   Are you getting adequate sleep?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when have they been irregular?
User :   yah around 7-8 hrs/day
Doctor :   Ok
User :   right frm begining whn my periods started i hv cycle of 20-21 days
User :   and excess bleeding
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Is there any anxiety or stress that you are facing?
User :   whn i m undr medication for it i m fine but whn i leave thngs r back 2 square 1
Doctor :   What medications did you use for this?
User :   work stress
Doctor :   Ok
User :   some iron tonics
Doctor :   Do you feel unduly anxious any time?
User :   yah
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you feel your heart beats?
User :   yah sometimes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you get a THYROID PROFILE done.
User :   i got it done it was normal
User :   i got sugar test too
Doctor :   Ok
User :   tht ws also normal
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you practise yoga and meditation for stress relief
User :   yah i will try doing that
User :   but hw 2 get rid of those shocks?
Doctor :   I also suggest that
Doctor :   you get an ECG done
User :   n tht pain of 2-3 min tht makes my life hell
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Which part of the body are the pains more?
User :   heart
User :   its pt where pain arise,stays n ends
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Did you get an ECG done in the past?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Then I suggest that you get the ECG done
User :   wht could b probable reason of this?
Doctor :   Have you gotten your hemoglobin tested?
User :   yah
User :   its 9
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   The cause could be iron deficiency
User :   ok
Doctor :   Are you using any supplements for this?
User :   didn't get
User :   what supplements?
Doctor :   For the low haemoglobin,
Doctor :   are you using any iron syrups as of now?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you use GNC PHARMA WOMEN'S IRON COMPLETE
User :   ok
Doctor :   1 tab per day at night time after food
User :   ok
Doctor :   for atleast 2-3 months
Doctor :   tillthe haemoglobin comes up to 12
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   please confirm your details
Doctor :   You should also eat more dates, mutton, green leafy vegetables
Doctor :   liver
Doctor :   for good iron supplementation
User :   i m vegetarian
Doctor :   For Details Visit a or Guardian pharmacy outlets in your city.
Doctor :   Then dates and green leafy vegetables
Doctor :   are a good replacement
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Mobile : 0000 please confirm your details
User :   yah
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   Done
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Thanks for ur time n suggestions
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   If the symptoms dont subside
Doctor :   then get an ECG done
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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