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What does resting heart rate is 123 imply?

I m 44 and my resting heart rate is 123. Earlier today I experienced heart pounding and my resting rate was at 192. There are comorbidity factors. I m Allergic asthmatic, Diabetic, anxiety issues, I have a chronic high wbc, anemia, I have a small adrenal adenoma on my right adrenal gland, I have a polycycstic enlarged liver, Irritable bowel, enlarged spleen, acid reflux,high triglycerides and decrease in kidney function around at about 55 percent functionality. For the past couple of months my heart rate doesn t go below 120 bpm. Should I be concerned? Meds I am on hctz, lisinopril, metformin, pro-air inhaler, singulair, zyrtech D, glimepiride and clonazepam. there are a couple of meds I m not taking because I can t afford them Crestor, Advair, and Protonix. I take a multivitamin, Fish oil, Glucosomine/chondroiton, msm, and flax seed oil.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019
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Hello,

Considering your medical history you are suffering from multiple issues which can be causing a high pulse rate.

In my opinion, consult your physician for basic cardiac evaluation. If everything is fine then put you on some beta blockers for better pulse rate control.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Bhanu Partap, Cardiologist
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