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Can a person have both a pacemaker and a defibrillator

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What are the benefits of cocoa after a defibrillator and a pacemaker?

my husband has a defibulator and a pacemaker, he also takes Naminda XL--what are the benefits he can get from cocoa ...
 

Suggest treatment for ejection fraction 20%

E fraction of20% have tried all kinds of meds etc now have a pacemaker and defibrillator ...
 

What causes chronic atrial fibrillation?

. Is there ever a time when a person could be a candidate for a pacemaker, but not a candidate for the implantable cardoverter-defibrillator kind of pacemaker? And, Does having chronic/on-going atrial fibrillation ever lead ...
 

What is the reason for dropping BP with the pacemaker in the heart?

my husband has a pacemaker defibrilator with the pacemaker set at 70. He's had this unit several years He has a-fib, and mitral valve leakage. The pacemaker has run the heart around 70 for most ...
 

Taken Flomax. Due to low BP, have defibrillator and had cardiac arrest many times. Asked to discontinue intercourse

I have taken Flomax for approximately 10 years. Due to very low blood pressure, it was discontinued about 4 months ago. I have a defibrillator/pacemaker. I have been in cardiac arrest numerous times. My ...
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Can a person receive both a pacemaker and a defibrillator?

Can a person receive both a pacemaker and a defibrillator? ...
 

Is there a difference beteween a defibrillator and a pacemaker?

It seems like both of them keep the pace of ur heart in check. ...
 

Is pacemaker with defibrillator better than original pacemaker?

has had a pacemaker for 10 years after going into heart block and almost dying. Would it be better for her to have a pacemaker with a defibrillator or just replace the original pacemaker. Thanks ...
 

How bad is alcohol consumption with pacemaker and defibrillator?

a pacemaker and defibrillator, today he was told via results of an echo cardiogram that he only has 20 ...
 

What happens if a defibrillator pad is placed directly over a pacemaker?

What happens if a defibrillator pad is placed directly over a pacemaker My husband had a heart transplant some 23 years ago and recently underwent cardioversion when the defibrillator pad was placed ...
 

Can pacemaker defibrillator cause extreme dizzy spells?

MY 70 YR OLD HUSBAND HAD A 3LEAD PACEMAKER DEFIBRILLATOR PUT IN ON NOV 3. HE STARTED EXPERIENCING ... THE PACEMAKER. DO U HAVE ANY SUGGESTIONS AS TO WHAT COULD BE CAUSING HIS DIZZINESS? ...
 

Suggest remedy for burning and pain due to pacemaker defibrillator

My husband has a pacemaker defibrillator He s had it for 3 - years now but in the last week he s been experiencing this burning and pain by it.It s happened about 6-7 times just today It s stressing ...
 

Should a person avoid weight loss program being a heart patient who is on defibrillator?

I am trying to find a weightloss program are products that work and wont hurt you. my husband has heart condition and has a dephibulater. not sure if I spelled that right. it is not a pacemaker. do you ...
 

Quadrupal bypass surgery, pacemaker, defibrilator, kidneys not working. Drug side effects?

MY HUSBAND HAS HAD HEART ATTACK AND THEN QUADRUPAL BIPASS THEN HAS A PSCEMAKER AND DEFRIBULATOR FITTED NOW THERE I A QUERY ON HIS BLOOD TESTS FOR HIS KIDNEYS SAYING THEY NOT WORKING AS WELL AS THEY WERE BEFORE HIS H/A AND HIS LAST BLOOD TEST...
 

What would happen if i placed a magnet onto my pacemaker/defibrillator?

what would happen if i placed a magnet onto my pacemaker/defibrillator? what would happen if i placed a magnet onto my pacemaker/defibrillator? ...
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If I am totally dependant on a pacemaker/defibrillator, can Magnet over My defibrillator when using electrodessication. during skin cancer surgery?
its too small a duration to cause cancer. Besides, magnets are safe. we use mri whihc is magnet based, and frankly earth has a constant magnetic field
 
Hi doc can a person with a pacemaker take endone for pain
Yes,there is no harm in taking that endone (oxycodone) with pacemaker
 
My baby heart stopped will there be a chance it can start beating again
there is a chance if immediat electric shock given with defibrillator
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