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A 22-year-old female asked:

What are some tips to relieve heart palps? i have chronic palps, on diltiazem er 60mg 2x daily. still have palps. valsalva maneuver doesn't help.

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Palpitation treat: Treatments include not using caffeine, alcohol , street drugs, smoking and other stimulant substances. Try to learn meditation and other calming techniques, cut out herbal substances, cough and cold medicines, nutritional supplements, see your doctor to be sure no direct heart problem and for treatment if the basics above don't help.

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