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My heart stops beating for about 2 minutes. What is this?

well i was laying down talking on the phone . then my heart and around my chest area started hurting really bad, so i had my hand on it for awhile then i slowly felt my heart beat dissapear . and my heart wasn t beating, so i sat up and walked around and it started beating again after like 2 minutes, and then it slowly goes away, and then comes back . it hurts really bad . why is that ?
Wed, 14 Sep 2011
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Thanks for the query

I see a lot of functional issues here.
It is not possible for your heart to stop beating at any point of time.
I could have helped u better of u had told me your age and if u are suffering from hypertension
Please get an ECG to rule out arrhythmia

Have a healthy living
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