My brother is having a heart cath tomorrow. Apparently he has had a heart attack sometime in the last ten years. His heart rate has become uncontrollable with meds and sontinues to beat at 131. He said the doctor told him some rate (he couldn t remember) was at 25 and should be higher. Can you perhaps clarify what this may mean?
Hi, it seems to me that my heart beat has become very irregular and will beat very hard and fast after simple things. I am not in the best shape but I do still work out, and run etc. I don t know if it just means I need to exercise more or what, but it s a bit scary that just after getting up and moving around a bit my heart is beating out of my chest!
I started vaping about 2 days ago, and am hour ago I woke up to Use the bathroom and when I was stationary, I felt like I wanted to puke And my heart was beating fast and the next thing I know I am on one knee waking up 10, seconds later. What does this mean?
I have igg deficiency, asthma , and I have pain between my shoulders in my back. My stool has little white balls in it and I feel short of breath. I also have bouts of tachycardia and low grade fevers, I have had tons of medical exams. The only test I haven t had are Gallbladder exams. My colonoscopy found nodules in my ilium but they tested negative for Crohn s. Could this be a GB problem? My CT showed one elevated liver enzyme.
Hello, I have been suffering with gas and bloating for years.. Sometimes the gas pressure will increase my heart rate ( tachycardia ) until the gas is released. I keep diet sprite with me whenever I eat to release this pressure. And once I release the pressure from belch my heart rate goes back to normal. Is this a sign of serious GI problems/
Hello , I am a 24 years old guy . I was diagnosed with Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome four years ago . I have experienced few Supra-ventricular attacks after the diagnosis, And sometimes I feel premature ventricular beats PVCs . But recently I realized that my heart beats began to change in terms of intensity and smoothness . Today , for the first time in my life I have felt many strange consecutive beats lasted up to 20 seconds , Those beats were more likely PVCs . I was confused but conscious and I hastened to the clinic in my school where my heart was monitored by ECG . ..I am afraid that my heart began to develop Ventricular Tachycardia especially after taking into account the fact that my recent ECGs showed a more widened QRS complex - about 125 mm - and obvious Delta wave. Apparently I need radio-frequency ablation ,is this procedure available at your medical center ? ... How much does it cost ? Thank You
I have been sick for so long with joint pain, swelling, neurogenic bladder and bowel(with a cecostomy tube). Over the last two years my hearing and vision has decreased, especially my eyes, to the point of zero peripheral vision which keeps me from driving. I have been told it is lupus , but the Meds. Make me sick. The newest symptom is when I lay down I have a tightness in chest and feels like I can t breathe deep. It feels like something is sitting on my chest, so I sleep in my recliner. The rapid heart rate and high BP has been a constant thing for years but now the heart rate is running so fast when I m at rest I can barely count it. The echo s have come back normal so far so I am getting down not knowing what is wrong, help?
Hello doctor, I had few conversation with you during last two months.I am in the UK and currently at 35 weeks pregnant. History: two miscarriages, one ectopic and this successful pregnancy is with IVF. I had asked you about B12 deficiency, BPD/AC...
My husband has had these symptoms for over a year: extreme fatigue , dizziness & slight headache. These symptoms have come and go all this time. he was sent to a neurologist and his meds checked. Since Oct. the symptoms have become worse and now...
Hi Dr. XXXXXXX yes this is a followup. I started weaning from the bystolic 2.5mg on Nov 20. 12.5 for 4 days, then 6.25 for 4 days, then 3.125 for 3 days. Last dose on Thursday, Nov 30. On 12-6 I suddenly experienced bounceback blood pressure of...