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what is the reason you wake up with a racing heart?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Many reasons: A forgotten nightmare and an episode of supraventricular tachycardia are the two best bets. If it takes your breath away or is accompanied by pain, or if you feel otherwise unwell, let your physician know.

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A 39-year-old member asked:

How to overcome racing heart symptoms I get all the time?

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Dr. James Marx
Pain Management 48 years experience
See a Doctor: There are many reasons for "racing heart" symptoms. You need at least an ekg and maybe an echocardiogram to find the cause. There are many different treatments available that are effective but you have to have the correct diagnosis to apply the right treatment.
A 42-year-old member asked:

Clavamox 250mg tablets normal side effect is racing heart?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Clavamox: Tachycardia is not a usual side effect of clavulinic acid and amoxacillin.

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