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is it normal to have shortness of breath after having a pacemaker

A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Combination: The disease and possibly your medications can cause sleepiness. About shortness of breath and heart racing also miight be due to dcm. Please talk to ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Not: Salt draws in fluid. People with dcm don't handle excess fluid well. That's why diuretics like lasix(furosemide) are used. If a single meal with extr ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
If : If you are experiencing shortness of breath and difficulty breathing when laying down, these are signs of congestive heart failure, and more specifica ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If your symptoms: have worsened significantly - please don't try to self- diagnose. At minimum you need to see your doctor or cardiologist/ pulmonologist. It you have a ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Dunno: Not being a women I can't speak from personal experience, but I imagine that if you get excited enough you can feel short of breath. Hopefully the fee ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes,this is part: of orgasm, as long as SOB does not last long.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
No: See your doctor, there is something going on.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Davida
37 years experience Family Medicine
Aortic Regurgitation: Slowly developing aortic regurg can present w/ new onset dyspnea on exercise. Get an echo.
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Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Deconditioning: Most likely, if you have not been exercising for a while, you have become deconditioned. It will take some time for your body to adjust to exercise. U ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Brown
Specializes in Pulmonology
Pneumonia: It is fairly common to continue to have shortness of breath and weakness following an episode of pneumonia. I tell patients try to stay active during ... Read More
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