Many times, the person experiencing palpitations may not be aware of anything apart from the abnormal heart rhythm itself. But palpitations can be associated with other things such as tightness in the chest, shortness of breath, dizziness or light-headedness. Depending on the type of rhythm problem, these symptoms may be just momentary or more prolonged. Actual blackouts or near blackouts, associated with palpitations, should be taken seriously because they often indicate the presence of important underlying heart disease.
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the day after going out for a drink i always have palpitations really bad. i never use to get this but i now get it all the time... i have had ecgs and have all come back normal. but are the palpitations dangerous from this? i can handle them lol as long as i know there not harmful in anyway.
I have hectic life and go long between meals.i get palpitations when I do go hungry and it all goes back to normal when I eat something.I am of normal weight and strong and sporty.should I be worried that I harm my heart long term by getting those palpitations quite often? Is my heart getting eroded (does the heart muscle get eaten when I m hungry)? Apart from that my heart seems healthy and I have good blood results but I m afraid my lifestyle is harming my heart. Really scared and want to change but have I possibly harmed my heart? Thanks for an answer!
My daughter, 33, is 6 1/2 months pregnant with her second child. She keeps having these horrible heart palpitations, especially at night which keep her from sleeping. She also sometimes gets dizzy and nauseus. Is there any type of medication she can take that will stop the palpitations and not harm the baby?
Hi. I am a male. As long as I can remember, i have experienced a sharp, burning chest pain that occurs randomly. It does not radiate and usually only lasts a few seconds. It is not brought on by exercise. I also occasionally experience palpitations. Sometimes, it feels like my heart stops and skips a beat and then continues. I also can feel my heartbeat sometimes and it beats fast and hard. My usual resting heart rate is about 103. My BP is about 128/76. I have panic attacks also. Occasionally, I feel lightheaded which usually only lasts for a few minutes and is followed by extreme anxiety. I sometimes get nauseous and have irregular bowel habits. Sometimes I am constipated and other times I have diarrhea. I have seen my doctor and had blood work and a EKG done. Palpitations did show up on the EKG but my doctor says they are not serious. Some people have suggested I have acid reflux. I seem to have some symptoms of MVP but I was never diagnosed with it.
I am 27 years old 5'5'' and weigh 225 17 weeks pregnant and have had previous heart surgery to correct a genetic heart defect known as hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy. I have been having heart palpitations sometimes 4-5 times a day the past few weeks so my cardiologist had me do a holter moniter. my question is can a holter cause a false quickening?
I m caring for my mother who has been diagnosed with CHF. They state that she is only using 16% of her heart. She is having episodes of extreme heat coupled with SOB and heart palpitations. We ve been treating with ice packs and increased 02, and tried some lorazepam, which she doesn t like to use because it makes her sleepy. She wants to know what causes these episodes and if Tylenol would help with the hot flash component of these episodes. Thank you!
I have been experiencing a fluttering feeling or maybe perhaps a small muscle palpitation on my upper left side at the bottom of my rib cage. No pain is associated with the fluttering. I am a 30 treat old female no chance of being pregnant. What could this be and should I be seeing a doctor about this
Hello Doctor, Need your expert advice here,request you to please guide me on this and let me know the further process Medical history 1. Bronchitis asthma 2. Thalassemia Minor 3. Severe Iron deficiency anemia 4. Shoulder pain , muscle pain in...
when I first wake up in the morning I have sweaty feet fast heart rate 140 Plus it lasts about 20-30 minutes and then I'm fine the rest of the day I've had blood work I've had everything only thing I have is Hashimoto's.