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Fast heart beat

hi im 21 and ive been haveing palpataions in other words my heart is racing really fast and its makeing me feel quite ill at times i get shortness of breath and it takes everything out of me. and makes me dizzy i do have an eating dissorder but not sure weather its to do with that or not it hapans quite a lot what could it be and do you think i should see my doc bout it. thanks victoria
Asked On : Tue, 26 Jan 2010
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  Anonymous's Response

I recommend you to get an ECG done for this. Your symptoms does favor a cardiac origin, so it is good to get it tested for the benefit of doubt.

Answered: Tue, 26 Jan 2010
General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
hi,thanks for query,please visit your doctor and get proper diagnosis.There are many reasons for fast heart rate like anxiety,some drinks,drugs,some cardiac problem etc.You need to have your blood pressure and ekg done to evaulate your symptoms.Take rest and avoid too much of strain by the time you visit doctor.
wishing you good health.
Answered: Sun, 31 Jul 2011
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  Anonymous's Response

it sounds to me like you are suffering from panic attacks i would see your doctor because it is treatable if not curable

Answered: Tue, 26 Jan 2010
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