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Asthmatic, heart beats faster, EKG m=normal. Why i am scared always?

hello i am a male 20 years old height 5 7 weight is 230 i have asthma and was womdering why all of a sudden my heart starts beating fast and i feel it on my chest i have gone to the hospital got a EKG done everything was normal but it still happends to me i feel as if my heart is going to stop i can hardly sleep at night im afraid of never waking up again
Asked On : Sat, 2 Mar 2013
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there can be two possibility to your condition either you have heart condition or you have anxiety problem which psychological.
now for heart problem you will have to visit a cardiologist who will evaluate you properly and rule out causes like arrhythmia,if every thing is normal in your heart than i suggest you go to psychiatrist, it looks more like anxiety problem to me than heart, also when you go to cardiologist kindly show him the medication your taking for asthma, because a few orally taken medication can cause the symptoms like yours.
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Answered: Thu, 21 Mar 2013
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