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

Normal BP and heart rate. Why am I having fluttering sensation in chest and feeling dizzy?

i have a flutter in my chest every minute/ two minutes or so, ive checked my bp and heart rate three times and each time my heart rate is between 49-59 and bp 110/90 give or take some. im only 22 years old and have been sick with strep like symptoms for over two months, wondering whats going on, the fluttering is increasing throughout the night and im very dizzy.
Asked On : Thu, 24 Jan 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  89
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
Cardiologist 's  Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

The heart is slow. Less than 60 is bradycardia.
ECG is necessary to document. Most times, 24 hours monitoring (Holter) is needed.

Fluttering may or may not be related to the heart / it could be muscle twitching too...

You must see a cardiologist - that is the only way.
Physical examination and investigation alone will shed light.
At this age, congenital heart disease is probable.

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Thu, 24 Jan 2013
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