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Help fast heart rate, 2 days on from drinking energy drink?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
How fast?: If your hr is >120, go the er now.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

Drank energy drink and have fast heart rate?

1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Caffeine: Energy drinks contain caffeine. Caffeine is a cardiac stimulant and regularly results in fast heart rate. See the connection?
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna commented
Family Medicine 57 years experience
energy drinks can cause serious arrythmia some times and you have to be carefull,bont overuse it and if you are sensitive and get palpitation stay away from it.I have seen a teenager with supreventrcular tachycardia after drinking 2 cans of energy drink.Too much caffeine not good for you
Apr 24, 2012
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Provided original answer
Amen!
Apr 24, 2012

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