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Over weight. Heart rate shoots up while exercising. Why?

Im 23 and i weigh about 145 after a light work out my heart rate was at 175 which made every machine shut off i would stop for awhile but five minutes into another work out it quickly shot back up to 175 is this normal? I am a smoke and i do take adderal twice a day im sure that causes some of it but i would like some advice/input on this
Asked On : Sun, 24 Mar 2013
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Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

- There are several reasons - Adderall and smoking are the prime ones, as you know.
- The response is also typical of Anxiety / You will benefit from Psychiatric assessment and assistance / Beta blockers could also help in such cases.
- Cardiac assessment is also in need - exercise under doctor's supervision may confirm / may rule out exercise induced arrhythmias / give you idea of maximal predicted rates / and reassurance

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Wed, 27 Mar 2013
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