A 49-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

for some reason even when i'm relaxing in bed or in a chair my heart beat is really fast. possible causes?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Arrhythmia: Go see your doctor and get an evaluation for the problem. You may have a number of potential problems from anemia, through overactive thyroid, to other things.
Answered on Jul 31, 2018

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Need to see a doctor: Hearts should not suddenly go very fast without reason. A primary doctor can evaluate the heart and see if there are reasons to have a fast rate. The ... Read More
1
1 comment
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Destefano
33 years experience Cardiology
Not normal: For the heart to bear at 180 at rest. See your doctor. A 24 hour ekg (Holter Monitor) can reveal the cause.
1
1 thank
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leon Katz
Dr. Leon Katz answered
28 years experience Bariatrics
Arrhythmia : You may have an irregular heart rhythm and your doctor may want to get a holter monitor to record the abnormal rhythm if it occurs. It may be panic at ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barton Cook
30 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
Arrhythmia?: You may have an arrhythmia such as supraventricular tachycardia (svt). Your doctor can have you wear a heart monitor to capture your ekg during your s ... Read More
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month