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is 85 beats per minute a normal heart rate

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Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Depends on level: & intensity of exercise. Maximum predicted heart rate is 220 - age in years.

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Age & activity relat: There is a range of accepted normal heart rate for infants that varies with sleep/wake/activities & deciding when they are transitioning from one sta ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Heart rate: Usually 58-72. It will elevate with activity, stress, pain, etc.
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Dr. Patrick Sweet III
19 years experience Pathology
Normal Heart Rate: Normal heart rate is 60-100 beats per minute.
Dr. Sarosh Batlivala
15 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
~60-70: The surgery is far enough past that it shouldn't be directly affecting her heart rate unless she's in constant pain (i am fully aware of how painful ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Brezinski
32 years experience Sports Medicine
Breathing not normal: For an otherwise healthy person a heart rate of 88 would be in the normal range. Breathing problems when walking are not and need medical attention. ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raja'a Kaddaha
27 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Event monitor : Skipped beats can come from the top chamber called atrial or the bottom chamber of the heart called ventricular. Ask your doctor for event monitor tha ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Evaluation: It is possible that the Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) is contributing to your symptoms. Certain conditions cause abnormally storng heart beat. The classic ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need more info: The symptoms you described warrant an in-person evaluation with additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Smith
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Vagal Tone vs Meds: Most likely in your case is something called increased vagal tone. The vegus nerve is our rest and digest nerve, and if it gets stimulated -- by a lar ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terrence Cohen
45 years experience Cardiology
What type of work?: What type of work? The heart rate depends on many factors including conditioning, activity and stress level, disease state, mediations, etc. The stand ... Read More

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