A 53-year-old female asked:
i have pvcs which they tell me are benign. can having copd cause me to have palpitations, which i will feel my heart racing and the pvcs feel real bad?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Cardiac Electrophysiology 31 years experience
Yes.: Reduced oxygen intake can cause the heart to act abnormally. COPD causes pulmonary heart disorder.
Cardiology 21 years experience
Palps and albuterol: Not COPD but albuterol can. Check with md about inhalers that do not have that effect. Or feel reassured it is "normal".
Last updated Mar 23, 2015
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