Suffering from heart palpitations and smoked over 25years
i have been having heart palpatations over the past month, ive noticed ive also been extremely tired, just no energy, just checked bp at rest is 108/68 and pulse 56 is this normal or when should i see a doctor , i dont take any medications, i quit smoking 5 weeks ago, because of the sluggishnish feeling and weird heart palpatations. Im a 5 10 160lb. female with a family history of heart disease(smoked for 25years, just quit 5 weeks ago)
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The pulse and BP are almost normal but the palpitations can be due to either anxiety and mental stress.The tiredness and loss of energy feeing can be treated with multivitamins also take proper diet and exercise regularly.But since you have a family history of heart diseases and you were a chronic smoker it is better to get examined by a doctor so please consult a doctor.
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