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if i monitor my pause rate on my fitbit does that info help me know if my heart or icd is ok

A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
FitBit: No danger from radiation or other toxic output from those FitBit type devices

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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rishi Vohora
18 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Wearing a Fitbit won't change your risk from a QT standpoint.
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Odd issue: I can't see that the Lisinopril would effect your heart rate at all. Regardless, either your fitbit is not picking up an accurate heart rate or you ha ... Read More
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Dr. Cynthia Archer
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Talk to cardiology: I am assuming that you have symptomatic bradycardia, and that was the reason you had a Holter study done. Now, I don't know how long your HR stay ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
TV ultrasound: Ultrasound exams are not harmful to pregnancy. Doppler heart rate monitoring is done to ensure the pregnancy is viable and is not known to be harmful ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Orrego
27 years experience Cardiology
Regular: It is probably normal If the heart rate is regular.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Holter: I would suggest a physicial examination and a 24 hour Holter monitor to determine heart rate throughout the day.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Carstensen
37 years experience Dentistry
Like your phone: Blue tooth is a wonderful thing. Electrical pulses that trigger your heart function are easy to detect and send to a wireless monitor. Units these d ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Sedlmeyer
Specializes in Family Medicine
Chest strap: You can research some consumer websites or even look at ratings for the one you might be interested in. Read some consumer comments/ratings. The mos ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
31 years experience Cardiology
Generally not needed: Generally you do not have to monitor your heart rate during exercise and many of the sensors to do so are not accurate particularly when your body is ... Read More

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