A 24-year-old male asked:
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I have Wolff Parkinson white syndrome with narrow tachycardia and I'm on beta blocker! Is this a good medication?

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Dr. Timothy Ashley
14 years experience in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Yes: Beta blockers can help to avoid episodes of tachycardia, but ultimately you may benefit from an interventional approach to eliminate the problem.
Answered on Apr 8, 2015
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
WPW : WPW is defined on ECG but can be difficult to see. If the delta wave is hard to see, it can be interpreted as various forms of tachycardia.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Garner
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See a Guy: An accessory pathway with a tachycardia because of it makes up the wolff-parkinson-white syndrome. I'd drive to phoenix and see dr. Dan sorajja at the ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience in Pediatrics
No: WPW is a specific type of tachycardia. There are lots of causes of tachycardia. Have you been seen by a doctor to have your tachycardia evaluated?
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: Yes, but there are much less expensive meds that are equally effective, like atenolol.
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