U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

I just took my heart rate and it was 67 how low is too low

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fenster
Cardiology 31 years experience
Depends: What is important is what is called the cardiac output, which is your heart rate x your stroke volume or the amount of blood the heart ejects with eac... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Terrence Cohen
Cardiology 46 years experience
May not be a problem: I can't imagine how you are taking that dose since atenolol comes in 25, 50, or 100 mg. Tablets. Dosing of medications to slow occassional rapid heart... Read More
Dr. Donald Nino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Bradycardia: Some marathon runners have resting heart rates in the 40's. You should be concerned if you are feeling symptoms of the slow heart rate, weak, lighthea... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Slawek
Radiology 54 years experience
YES: Not unusual at all. If you feel well a heart rate of 50 in bed is good.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hanna
Family Medicine 35 years experience
Not usually: 68 is a reasonable heart rate for someone on a drug in the class of beta blockers or drugs that slow the heart rate. A heart rate of 50 would be low... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Probably normal.: Unless you have signs or symptoms of something else this is probably nothing to worry about.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 33 years experience
A low resting heart rate can be seen with an "athletic or fit" heart but could also be the result of beta blockers. If you are taking a beta blocker f... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Not particularly: Unless there are other health issues I would not consider this worrisome.
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 43 years experience
Slow HR: Slow heart rate is physiological how ever there might be aproblem .You have chronotropic incompentence.That is not physiological response . May have u... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Brouwer
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Heart rate: You could be at risk depending on what those values of heart rate and blood pressure are, and if you are experiencing symptoms of lightheadedness, che... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Gorfinkel
Cardiac Electrophysiology 56 years experience
Too fast: yes, but need to know the condition(s) when this occurs. Always present (consider hyperthyroidism)? Sometimes occurs, of recent onset, associated othe... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership