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my heart skips beats during exercise

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshi Aditi
Specializes in General Practice
PVC: Heart beat that skips from time to time is in fact normal it's called a premature ventricular contraction, when the verticals prematurly contract.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Heldman
32 years experience Cardiology
Exercise and heart: There are several types of heart conditions which might cause exercise-induced arrhythmias. We cardiologists take these seriously because of the conce ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Nope. Tachycardia can result at high doses in healthy individuals, but not arrhythmia. Please inform the prescribing doctor.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Everett
Specializes in Family Medicine
Don't worry: when you skip a beat you get back-up beats sowing that your back-up system is intact. This is very common To rassure patients you can do an exercise ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Palpitations: Palpitations have many causes from anxiety through anatomic and physiologic abnormalities. The feeling of bounding usually relates to the volume of bl ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience Geriatrics
Yes: Technically it may be called arrhythmia but it is very common. It is normal to have at least five extra beats per minute. Just to make sure you don't ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Maximal heart rate: Calculate your maximal heart. Roughly 220-age. If your heart is healthy your heart can go there during high intensity aerobic exercise. Then review y ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Too fast?: If you have an episode of supraventricular tachycardia or something similar while you're exercising, you feel your heart go off like an alarm clock an ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Hard to say: But I'd be worried about a possible arrhythmia, as in irregular heart beat. It's possible that these sensations are related to benign extra heart bea ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
@ Ur age it's not-: -normal 4 U 2 B feeling Ur heart rate thru Ur clothes unless U R putting Ur hand 2 feel 4 it. It's normal 4 it 2 elevate with exercise, but @ rest it ... Read More

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