A 45-year-old female asked:
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had cardiac ablation '06 for pvc s. still have 1k+ a day. wnt to start running but recovery is the worst. what ele can i do to exercise my heart?

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Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Walking: But you may need a suppressive medication ...Talk to your cardiologist.
Answered on Feb 25, 2017
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Dr. John Garner
15 years experience Cardiology
Bike?: Bicycle exercise allows a much more controlled maintenance of any given target heart rate and may help you keep your PVC burden in line during exercise. If not, let's get you a second opinion with an electrophysiologist who's very likely to knock those pvcs out for good.
Answered on Jul 8, 2014
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