Heart Rate and Rhythm Disorders Questions & Answers

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13 1 21 hours ago
hey i am 41 years old female my height is 5feet7inches i weight about 293pounds i have highblood pressure and take a med call ziac 5.6mg but i have started working out this monday the 11th on a treadmill at home 15mins in the morning and 15mins in the evening walking on a speed of 2 but my heart...
10 2 21 hours ago
Hello, my name is Joe. I am writing to ask if you know why my heart flutters and skips beats about 20 minutes after I eat fatty foods such as eggs w/ yolk or olive oil on toast? For example, this morning I ate a turkey and cheese sandwich and two pieces of toast w/ garlic and extra virgin olive...
11 1 21 hours ago
About 10 or 12 years ago I suddenly became zero tolerant for caffeine. I m now 51 and been post menopause for 15 years or so if that matters. And as I get older, different things that contain any type of stimulant cause my heart to race. Wine, dark chocolate, even green tea has just enough...
20 1 21 hours ago
My son 18 years of age in university had irregular heart beats a week back. A ECG diagonised Atrial Fibrilation and Flutter. He had a 500 mg paracetamol that morning. He very rarely takes caffine or energy drinks. The Dr. will be placing a holster for 24 hours to monitor heart beat. He is on...
64 1 21 hours ago
I have palpatations that wont go away I have had ekg and stress test and was told everything is fine. I have a hiatal hernia and acid reflux. I take nexium that helps heartburn that I have been on for years. Dr put me on a mild dose of zolof. I also have high cholesterol and take Zocor for that...
13 1 21 hours ago
I am a 60 year old female who goes to a fitness gym and works out with 3 of my female freinds who are all in the same age group. When we are on the tread mill we all set it at the same speed and incline. We have all noticed that my heart rate goes up to 130+ while theirs still stays at the 80-90...
11 1 22 hours ago
Hi! while running an EKG on a patient i notice that when he he inhales deeply his heart rate increases for a moment. when he exhales i notice that his heart rate increases a little at first but then goes back down. how do i interpret these findings? help
7 1 1 day ago
hello doctor, recently i have noticed i have become quite clumsy and bruise very easily, i also have difficulty with my breathing having to catch my breath when slight exhersion like walking to a shop nearby, i suffer with pain in my head which is quite frequent. Apart from these symtoms i also...
6 1 6 days ago
I m a 41 years woman, had a problem of feeling -high heartbeat,burning sensation in chest, hot flash in ear and face and lightness of head. After test through ECG and Halter, Cardiologist prescribed BETACAP-TR40 and also FEROSIG Tab because of low haemoglobin (9.6%). After taking the tabs for...
6 1 Tue, 12 Jun 2018
Hi, I have been feeling my heart racing off and on as well chest, neck and shoulder pain. I saw my cardiologist who said EKG was abnormal and rhythm of heart did not appear to be normal. I had an Echocardiogram, Venous Doppler, 24 hour heart monitor and just had treadmill test. Nurse practitioner...
11 1 Tue, 12 Jun 2018
My heart hurts, my bp is 117/81 my pulse goes to 128 when I move. I went to emergency room, they took blood and x-ray, showed no signs of heart attack. Still hurting pulse still up when I move. I am 46 and overweight with a family history of heart attacks on mother and father s side.
8 1 Mon, 11 Jun 2018
I feel kind of silly asking this, but my heart rate (resting) has been elevated all day -- ranging from 107 early am, up and down from 130 - 180 most of the day. I ve been having episodes like this for several months, but not this bad or long lasting. I guess I m just not sure what to do. Bp avgs...
12 1 Mon, 11 Jun 2018
I am having this feeling like my heart may be skipping a beat I am not to sure but it takes my breath away and makes me cough....the feeling is like a beat in my throat. like a bubble and the air is getting lose finally...I am scared to go to Dr. been about 2 weeks now and not getting better....
7 1 Mon, 11 Jun 2018
yes, i ve been having trouble with my heart since i was in high school, im a junior in college right now. My heart starts beating so fast and jumping so crazy and then my chest hurts like no other. with the movement on my chest, i cant get enough air and its so hard for me to breathe... I ve...
8 1 Mon, 11 Jun 2018
I have mild heart failure. I am seeing one doctor after another with no continuity and getting to the point where I won t go. My friend who is a nurse has given me a stethoscope to check my heart rate and rhythm. Is there a technique? I have a fast heartbeat but all I can hear is a blur of sound,...
6 1 Mon, 11 Jun 2018
I live in a cigarette smoking building--I am very allergic to it or sensitive--my heart jumps in my chest at times, then beats up to 120 beats a minute. I m trying to move, but it s very expensive and I dont have a job. My grandfather died of a heart attack at 78-he was a chain smoker, so not a...
6 1 Fri, 8 Jun 2018
my heart rate is 55 at rest. had a recent colonoscopy and my heart rate dropped to 32 during the recovery. the nurse said i was dehydrated and this caused this temporary heart rate drop. After getting another iv, it returned to normal in about 3 minutes. do i have a heart issue
9 1 Thu, 7 Jun 2018
i was laying down and all of a sudden my heart started beating fast it was ok all day but i had a little stomach problem recently for the past 3 days and i took some imodium and today i drank powerade but now my heart seems to be beating a little faster than normal why is that?
11 1 Thu, 7 Jun 2018
My brother in law has been to the er twice now and has been sick for two months. Nobody can seem to figure out what is wrong with him. His chest hurts, he feels like his heart is beating irregular and he is very dizzy and his hand even keeps getting numb. He had a heart attack about 5 years ago....
7 1 Wed, 6 Jun 2018
YHi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here... Yes. I was diagnosed with pvcs and panic attacks 2 years ago. I will just be sitting or standing and my heart will start racing and pounding as if I were having a panic attack but I m not anxious about anything. I ve...
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