Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
138 Doctors are Online

Have thyroid issues, BP issues, high cholesterol. Drinking cause heart pounding?

Please write your health query. Also mention your age, height, weight and medical history. A detailed query is important to get you a relevant answer from the doctor. Hi dr I am 67 and my heigh is 4 2 my weight is 150 , and I have a blood presher , hi clostrol , I take a. 20. Ml Medisin for each one, and I take 100 ml Medisin for my tiroid ,and I had a sever asidreflox I took nexium around 2years now I am much better , I don t have any mor problem else , only when I drink alcohol even one cup , my heart is pounding and my pulse is going up , I saw my heart dr it was no problem.
Asked On : Thu, 6 Sep 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  45
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
  User's Response

Alcohol intake is associated with many arrhythmias like sinus tachycardia, atrial flutter, fibrillation.

If you are feeling palpitation after having drink may be sufferring from one of them.
To diagnose get one ECG done at the time of palpitation and better to avoid alcohol in presence of other cardiac risk factor...

Best wishes for great health
Answered: Wed, 26 Sep 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor