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A 30-year-old male asked:

I stress bad over pvcs doc said i have asymtomatic pvcs usually like 5 a day test were normal happens like 100 times yesterday worried me sick am i ok?

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Dr. Stanley Berger
Cardiology 34 years experience
Try Relaxation: Your worry itself might trigger more PVCs as it causes the release of catecholamines that can "tickle" the heart. Be sure you are following your doctor's treatment plan, e.g. medications, and consider a variety of relaxation techniques. You might do yoga, or learn meditation, just take a walk in a scenic park or read a book to a young person. Control your worry & lower the rate of your PVCs!
Dr. Warren Foster
Cardiac Electrophysiology 21 years experience
It's not uncommon for healthy people to have 100's of PVC's in a day. No need to stress.
Aug 11, 2014
Last updated Mar 14, 2015

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