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Heart racing after eating

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Anxiety: Anxiety is best managed by a psychologist but I would first see both your primary doctor and your abdominal surgery. If you can, let me know what deve ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly...: It is possible you are having reflux and the reflux is causing bronchospasm. The bronchospasm then causes your symptoms. Treatment would include aggre ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
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Are you having : Any other symptoms like chest pain, sweating, abdominal pain? How long after eating? Right after or after a period of time? A good history and physica ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
20 years experience Cardiology
Need event monitor: Unsure if there is an associated heart rhythm problem. An event monitor would be ideal to help assess this. It is essentially a small monitor you ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Not sure: Get checked witha rapid heart rate. Go to ER or urgent care.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Williams
34 years experience Family Medicine
Chest pain after eat: If the symptoms occur only after eating - makes me think less of a cardiac cause. Sounds more like a hiatal hernia or GE reflux. A hiatal hernia ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Tachycardia: It may and you need to have small meals, avoid large meals.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
How fast,how long?: It is normal for the heart rate to accelerate after exertion or even after a substantial meal. However the rate increase should be mild(under 100) and ... Read More
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Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Heart palpitations: Heart palpitations can have many causes. Unlikely it was 2 squares of chocolate bar. There are normal heart accelerations like in exercise and pathol ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Davidson
50 years experience Periodontics
Maybe the food: Possibly a food allergy or sensitivity. Could there have been msg in the food. Peanuts?Try eating small amounts of the food again to see if you expe ... Read More
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