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Normal heart rate for 70 year old male

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Depends: 60-100 at rest. Up to 150 with peak exercise. 45-60 if she's on medications that slow the heart (betablockers for example).

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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Cardiology 23 years experience
Probably around 60: Depends on how athletic vs. Sedentary you are. The more athletic you are, the lower your heart rate would be at rest; so a "normal" heart rate is rea... Read More
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
Varies widely: If you are not over-caffeinated, or energy-drink loaded, and in good physical shape, then 50-80 common. If obese/inactive, 70-90 more likely.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Varies : Depending on the level of fitness I've seen elite athletes with resting heart rate in the 20's. Good athletes usually in the 50-70 range. Most p... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Umesh Patel
Preventive Medicine 42 years experience
SSS: Normal heart rate at rest is between 60 and 70 beats per minute. In very fit individuals, it may be as low as 40 BPM without any symptoms of weakness ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Common: This is within the healthy range of normal.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
Varies: 70-110 beats per minute - 1.1 to 1.6 beats per second. The proper way to take a child's pulse is to count for one full minute. If a child takes a deep... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
60-90 asleep: And 60-140 awake. Fever can add 10 beats /min to the expected rate for every degree t using f scale. Exercise or activity also increases the rate.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lee Marcus
Cardiology 31 years experience
60-100: Generally accepted norms for hear rate range from 60 to 100 beats per minute. However, falling outside of this range does not necessarily indicate th... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Orrego
Cardiology 28 years experience
Afib: Any previous history of irregular heartbeat? She will need to have at least an ekg done to confirm a possible arrhythmia. Talk to your doctor.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Zadeh
Cardiology 16 years experience
HR can be variable: When resting, normal hrs are 60-80 beats per minute. But younger and healthy people can often have hr below 60 as slow as in the 40s. Lance armstrong ... Read More

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