Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
130 Doctors are Online

Heart pain and unconsciousness for few seconds - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Average Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
User :   HELLO
User :   I WANT TO SPEAK WITH CARDIOLOGIST
User :   SORRY CHAT WITH////
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   R U HEART SPECIALIST????????
Doctor :   I am general practitioner but i believe i can help you
Doctor :   and advise you or refer you
User :   I WANT TO TELL ABOUT MY FATHER
Doctor :   carry on
User :   HE SOMETIMES GETS LITTLEPAIN IN HEART& HE LOOSE CONSIOUSNESS FOR FEW SECONDS.AFTERWARDS HE WILL BECOME NORMAL
User :   HE STRUGGLED A LOT IN HIS LIFE
User :   WHAT I WANT TO DO????????????
Doctor :   WHat is his age
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ;
User :   62Y
User :   xxxxx
Doctor :   How many times he had this problem
User :   SOMANY TIMES
User :   FROM PAST 5 YEARS
Doctor :   Is he hypertensive
Doctor :   or diabetic
User :   MEANS WHAT???????
Doctor :   BP or sugar
User :   nothing is there
Doctor :   Do you smoke/drink alcohol/Any other habits?
If yes how much/how often?
User :   no
Doctor :   xxxxx your father might be having a condition called Transient ischemic attacks
Doctor :   Its is very good that he hasnt progressed to stroke
Doctor :   and it is very dangerous at this age to keep him unchecked
Doctor :   So atleast his BP hasnt been checked for long time
User :   no
User :   he is having low bp
Doctor :   It can cause the attack
Doctor :   So rush immediately now
Doctor :   be on your feet
Doctor :   to get his complete health check up done
Doctor :   I believe he has been checked with the doctor after he had so many episodes
User :   last year i came with my father to bangalore nimhans,met with cardiologist,he told nothing to worry,he send my father to take scan ,gave some tablets...
Doctor :   Once the the tests done
Doctor :   you can feel the relief
Doctor :   This is the vulnerable age after 55
User :   for some months there is no problem,but now again same problem occuring//
Doctor :   What medications is he on?
User :   what does it means
Doctor :   What was the diagnossi made by the xxxxx doctor
User :   what is it???????
Doctor :   Medicines he is taking now
User :   yes
Doctor :   What are they
Doctor :   Which part of xxxxx he is in?
User :   i did'nt remember that??????
User :   i am in bangalore,he is in xxxxx//
User :   he is in xxxxx
Doctor :   So he is very near
User :   tes
User :   sorry yes
Doctor :   So i sincerely suggest you to get a full health check up
Doctor :   for him
User :   how much it will cost???????
Doctor :   This is as beneficial as if he is ruled out
Doctor :   the heart causes
Doctor :   I would ask one of our doctors to call you and give the details
Doctor :   Please confirm your details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
0000
User :   ok
Doctor :   As I said I can think of the TIA could be evolving in his brain
Doctor :   Not a problem
Doctor :   But rule out the major cause
Doctor :   It is a sign of paralysis
User :   actually he use to thimk about his past
Doctor :   So get the work done fast
User :   where he is cheated by his close friends,relatives////////
Doctor :   Whatever coudl be the reason we dont want him to go to such a state where recovery is not possible
Doctor :   OK
User :   ask any heart specialst,to call me please///////////
Doctor :   We dont have heart specialist on our team,
Doctor :   We refer you to the best one
User :   ok
User :   than q sir
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor