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Dr. Gavin Noble
21 years experience Cardiology
Many reasons: Angina, coronary artery disease, high blood pressure, chf, atrial fibrillation and other heart rhythm disorders, palpitations, public speaking anxiety ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not advised.: It is not a good choice for asthma. If there is no other option, you may ask your doctor to try a low-dose cardio-selective blocker. One study showed ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Beta blocker: Discuss this with your physician. When you are on beta blockers as a regular med your doc will likely want to continue them. Beta blockers for noncard ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Serota
13 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Beta blockers block the beta 1 receptor on the heart. Some are not specific for that and also block the beta 2 receptor in the lungs which can worsen ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Dagostino
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Dizzy?: My first question is this: are you symptomatic when the blood pressure is low. By this I mean are you dizzy, light headed, short of breath or weak? If ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
Depends: There is no reason to wait any time between taking a beta-blocker and a glass of wine, as long as you are limiting your wine consumption to 7 drinks/w ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience Geriatrics
Investigate (pcp): Cause of irregularity- who gave you the beta blocker- see that person.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Behzad Pavri
34 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
No proven benefit : Don't waste your hard-earned money, the supplement industry is a multi-billion dollar fraud perpetrated on the american public. No proven benefit on ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sokol
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Depends: There are different types of WPW. You should query YOUR CARDIOLOGIST and seek the opinion of a cardiologist who has done subspecialty training in HEAR ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
I : I agree with you, this definitely happens. It can depend on the doctor's training, their practice, what they themselves have seen and diagnosed in t ... Read More

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