A 51-year-old male asked:
Disclaimer

question my heart beat hard slow for a few minutes then back to normal, will high blood pressure cause this i do have it, pulse is 80s ?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Need more info: This symptoms are not unusual but can be caused by normal things and by serious things. You need to see your family physician.
Answered on Feb 1, 2014
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
Dr. Carlos Orrego
27 years experience Cardiology
It could be skipped beats which are usually bening if you do not have any heart problem. You will need to see your doctor and have an EKG done.
Feb 1, 2014

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience Family Medicine
Both can be: This depends on your individual risks. Diet and exercise can lower both, but this can take awhile. Medications also work. You should talk with your do ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fred Gallo
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Yes: Sympathetic nervous system activation and the hpa axis are consistent with panic, as well as elevated blood pressure, reduced digestion, tingling on t ... Read More
5
5 thanks
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Sinus tachycardia: Sounds like you're going to have to go to the er if your heart rate can't be lowered, so you can have your palpitations controlled better, and deterim ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: The BP is normal but the heart rate is abnormally fast(over 90) at rest. Causes could be overactive thyroid, fever, anxiety, anemia, stimulants like c ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month