A 24-year-old male asked:
After going to sleep randomly woke up with racing heart, sweating, pins and needle sensation on head, acid reflux in throat, thought i was gonna die. ?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Internal Medicine
May be arrhythmia: What you described can be secondary to arrhythmia (abnormal heart beat) likely a supraventricular tachycrdia; however, given the limited info you provided, this could be a panic attack, sleep apnea, or other conditions. You will need to be evaluated by a doctor.
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Last updated Feb 4, 2019
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