Hello. I went to the cardiologist today and had both an electro cardiogram and an echo cradiogram done. I ve had a heart murmer since my birth, though I am not sure exactly what kind it is. However, I do know for a fact that it is an innocent murmur, and that I should expect to outgrow it within the next few years. I am fifteen by the way. Now, I have smoked marijuana several times. I began this year. Usually it went fine. Then when i began to do it more frequently and at higher doses, I would feel the increased heart-rate, panic, etc. I realize this is normal. But i once fainted for a few seconds as a result of standing up too quickly while high. I understand that this is brought about by a rapid decrease in blood pressure? That s only happened once though. Other side effects have been a slight cold/fuzzy feeling in the left chest at the very beginning of the buzz, which goes away shortly. My question is if I can safely use marijuana in moderation, like once a month or probably less. How does my heart murmur play into all of this? Thank you.
my daughter aged 19 has had fainting episodes for past year has fallen to ground and a little disorientated. does feel fainting about to happen is not always in a position to be able to sit down before it happens. feels her eyes flickering and last few fainting episodes has complained of headache on right side. does have a bp of 90/56 and heart murmur has showed up on echocardiogram. what would most likely diagnoses be.
We found out today my 6-month old daughter has a heart murmur. I was a bit surprised to see how long (5 min.) her ped. listened to her heart. He referred me to get an EKG and chest x-ray and then go see a pediatric cardiologist. My only concern with this is he is soooo not one of those pediricians who overreacts with things. My other daughter had what seemed like 20 ear infections before he suggested tubes. Could something be severely wrong??? My husband had a heart murmur he outgrew. He never had to go to a cardiologist or anything like that. I am getting concerned.
I m Patty, i m 17, turning 18 about 107 pounds and i have asthma and heart murmurs, though the cardiologist said 2 years ago my heart murmurs shouldn t disrupt me because it s not too serious. Just yesterday and up to today, i felt something on my chest. i felt pressure on my chest as i exhaled and it comes and goes. my dad thought i should sleep it off since i had a head ache, so i did. when i woke up this morning, everything was fine but around 2pm today, i started feeling it again. Is this serious? Do any of you know what it is?
my daughter has a blue tinge above her top lip and around her mouth she has had this really since birth and is now 21weeks, she has a heart murmur which was noted as 2/6 and has never had an echo, she was in hospital this week and her sats where 88 on average though she had rsv and this blue tinge, im concerned that this has been there so much it cant be wind or the rsv, could it be the murmur thanks
I have a heart murmur and a problem where my blood pressure drops suddenly causing me to faint. Could second hand smoking or second hand marijuana smoking affect this as recently being around people smoking has caused my heart to beat very fast and make me very dizzy
My 14 yr. old is having extreme burping, we have been to the ER and got no results. She was previously diagnosed with a Lyles Heart murmur or musical murmur. She is 5 9 , 138 pounds, active with basketball and dance. She complains of lightheadedness, chest pain in upper left quadrant, left arm pain and she says she feels like her heart is racing at random times. She can t inhale or exhale deeply without burps, and they are constant and persistant. She has had a normal sonogram of the liver, kidneys, gall bladder. Do you have any suggestions? We are frustrated. In the ER she had low potassium and low BUN, she has also been diagnosed with chillblains on the fingers and toes, negative antigen test for Lupus and Rheumatoid arthritis.
I am advised by my pediatrician for consulting pediatric cardiologist and ECHO and ECG due to following reason: 1 During 1.5 month check, my pediatrician found tachycardia and hear murmur but this was not observed before. 2 Also , this tachycardia...
I have high blood pressure and have had it for several years. I am on Atenolol and losartan/hydrochloroth. I do have skip heart beats and very fast heart beats, heart murmur . Just recently for the past few days, I feel like I'm going to pass out...
I am a healthy, athletic woman, age 66, who never had any heart disease problems. I was still doing difficult climbing in my late 50s. I do have relatively low blood pressure 107/68, and it can drop from sitting to standing to 99/60. i was in a...