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A 34-year-old member asked:

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

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 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.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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