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Pounding feeling of the heart, acidity in mouth and lack of appetite. What is wrong? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Heart Rate and Rhythm Disorders
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Doctor:How can I help you today?
User:I am 30 year old
User:Just give m a second
Doctor:Go ahead with your query.
User:Sorry Doc
User:Just wanted to check... I am feeling little bit low from last 2 days
Doctor:Can you tell me in detail about it?
User:n also having a strange kind of ticklish around my heart
User:it is quite a strange feeling
Doctor:Is it like a chest pain?
User:Probably I m not able to tell u exact word in english
Doctor:If you can tell me in detail I will be better able to help you.
User:In hindi it is like if my heart is pounding too much and it is seen on my chest skin just above heart
Doctor:Have you seen a doctor for it?
Doctor:I will ask you a few questions to get an idea about your condition.
User:I m sure what it is? I m not feeling any kind of pain etc. but feeling a strange kind of tension
Doctor:Have you checked your blood pressure recently?
User:ya it was 110/70
Doctor:Since when do you have the discomfort?
User:last 3 days
Doctor:Do you have symptoms of indigestion?
Doctor:Have you checked the blood pressure in the last 3 days
User:not in the last 3 days
Doctor:What symptoms do you have about indigestion?
User:too much acid in my stomach...feeling heavy..less apetite
User:even in the morning ven I do coughing and throw out the water after toothbrush, sometime water is kind of yellow in colour
Doctor:I will recommend a few things for you.
Doctor:See a doctor to get your blood pressure measured, a prescription for ecg and a prescription for medicines for acidity.
User:Sir, I conducted a ECG and all other test on 16.02.2013. I can share the reports with you
User:for blood pressure I can get it checked in the eveving and let u know
Doctor:You can send me the reports
User:ECS etc were normal at that time..only thing was noticed by doctor that my heomoglobin was 17.3
User:which is above the normal
User:Any point on high HB
Doctor:How about other tests like thyroid
User:Which is 17.3 in my case
Doctor:Yes it can also cause similar symptoms especially if the red blood cell count is also high
Doctor:Mostly it is seen as a normal finding.
Doctor:I was also thinking if stress can be a cause of the symptoms.
User:May b I can send you the reports tomorrow and then probably you can access the same den can guide me better
Doctor:Next thing that can be done is a holter monitor.
User:Holter monitor? never heard of it
Doctor:Yes, sometimes some heart rhythm disturbances are missed on routine ecg
User:Thanks Doc. I vl go to doctor today and will get my BP checked and vl tell u all along with my reports tomorrow
Doctor:Then holter monitor is done - it monitors your heart for a longer time.
Doctor:You may ask the customer care team to put you across to me on phone
Doctor:Do you have any other question?
User:Sure doc... tomorrow I vl speak with u. Thnks for your time.
User:no sir thank u n bye bye
Doctor:Thanks for coming on chat
Doctor:Take care
Doctor:Bye for now
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