Lehigh Acres, FL
A 28-year-old male asked:
Why is it that when i'm bloated heart rate goes up 85-90?what is the correlation between heart rate and beating bloated/stomach discomfort?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Pain is the link.: Bloating is uncomfortable, and sometimes downright painful. That discomfort, or pain, activates the sympathetic nervous system. And the hormones of the sympathetic nervous system raise the heart rate.
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Last updated Jun 2, 2016
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