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Mild chest pain. Diagnosed with psvt. On beta blockers. Done echogram. What is wrong?

Hi, just recently diagnosed with psvt & put on betta blockers only 50 mg, but still pulse is a little high, I have had echogram which was good, but ekg showed t waveabnormalities, so doing a treadmill this week, I am 42 yr. old female,full blood work looks good, some mild chest pains still, & family history of heart disease for sure, should I be concerned
Asked On : Sat, 6 Apr 2013
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Hi, thanks for using healthcare magic

PSVT is characterised with episodes of increased heart rate which start and finish abruptly.
The prognosis of the condition depends on the underlying structure of the heart, if the structure normal then the prognosis is usually very good.

The beta blockers are one of the medications more commonly used to help control the heart rate.

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Answered: Sat, 6 Jul 2013
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