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4 Things Happen Right Before A Heart Attack
Heart attack : There are many things that can happen right before the heart attack, but 4 major ones are: lightheadedness (syncope), crushing chest pressure, sometimes upper abdominal pressure and nausea (if the heart attack is affecting the right side of the heart), and perspirations. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Myocardial Infarction means some of the heart muscle dies because of insufficient oxygen supply. Most often this occurs because the coronary artery is blocked by plaque & clot. Other causes include tears in the artery wall, extremely high oxygen demand (eg, rapid arrhythmia, heart valve disorder, or severe systemic illness.) Prompt treatment can minimize heart damage & ...Read more
Can you suffer heart failure or a heart attack from being woken up scared with a racing heart? :/ it happens every now n then big family !
For 14yrs, I've had panic attacks that present w/ chest pain, feelings of doom/terror & sometimes sweating. How would i recognize a true cardiac event?
Many signs: Weakness, pallor or cyanosis (being blue), poor pulse, poor capillary filling, fluctuations in blood pressure are more likely in mi. Best to treat the panic effectively beforehand, so you won't be faced with that problem. You'll panic over trying to decide if you're having panic. Breathing exercises, meditation, and medication are quite useful. Please see your doctor and counselor for help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can not eating trigger and episode of skipped beats? Also what would cause them 2 last hours every 3 seconds with a constant heart rate above 100
It depends: Palpitations is the word patient use to describe a fluttering sensation in the chest caused by skipped heart beats or rapid heartbeats. Patients with no heart disease can often experience palpitations. Sometimes they are brought on by anxiety, fatigue, caffeine and cough and cold medicines. Beta blockers are sometimes prescribed if the palpitations are annoying or very frequent. SEE bit.ly/1vlj5 ...Read more
Does an anxiety attack make you feel like you're having a heart attack? Numbness in the hands & feet. Fast heart beat. Loss of breath
Anxiety: Anxiety attacks and panic attacks can feel exactly as you describe. At 19 anxiety is far more common than a heart attack. Heart attack is not impossible but statistically the anxiety attack would be overwhelmingly more probable in a young person. Discussing with your Dr. and if appropriate having cardiac testing or help with anxiety is a good course of action. ...Read more
Can you go into heart failure at 23?No fam history of heart problems. Sometimes heart flutters try to eat healthy.Walk for 15-30mins every other day.
Having atrial fibrillation , I do not feel fast heart beat or shortness of breath , due to medication. Would air travel for 6 hours be a problem?
C Below: You have asymptomatic Afib. Depending on your CHADS2 Score or CHADSVASC you should be at least on Aspirin. My guess is that you likely should be on Warfarin also. - Air travel is as safe as staying at home watching a TV Show. What is important is your antiplatelt therapy or anticoagulation as needed. ...Read more
Always fearing I'm having a heart attack dr has ran numerous test to rule out heart so is it just anxiety/panic symptoms ?
How heart attack can happen to someone on receiving a bad news? No previous heart condition but suffered heart attack at 45. What could be the cause?
Can happen, c ur doc: Bad news may be a serious stress factor causing a sudden increase in adrenalin and other hormones that increase blood pressure and can cause a heart attack in a susceptible person with multiple risk factors, including family history of premature onset of coronary disease. There is a condition called "broken heart syndrome" that may occur in "normals", but is much more common in women than men. ...Read more
Why do I burp after a few skipped heart beats when lying down? I'm 26, no heart disease (tests ruled out) I have acid reflux
Diaphram twitches: Possible diaphragm twitches due to spasm after skiping beats. Skip beat is not normal. Need to get cardiologist evaluation done for skipping beats. ...Read more
Daily painful headache that comes and goes after 3 hour panic attack in January. No other symptoms. Anything serious?
Headache is one of: 33 symptoms of anxiety. Having it continue for months after one 3 hour panic attack is not the norm, so go to an MD for a look-see. However, you might be suffering from residual effects, or sub-panic (chronic, low level anxiety) that could very easily produce headaches. Try massage, meditation, yoga. Here's another source: http://www.psychologyproductsandservices.com/page2.html ...Read more
My heart feels like it is going to beat right out of my chest. I a minute, it will skip 5 to 6 times. I can't get an accurate pu family history: diabetes, heart disease, bleed out stokes, kidney disease, bi-polar, dirks disease
Palpitations : Palpitations (irregular heart beats) can be caused by multiple conditions. It is important that you have an ekg and be evaluated. Electrolyte disturbances in our blood (sodium, potassium), medications, thyroid condition or even underlying heart disease can cause palpitations. Sometimes the easiest thing is to have your local firefighters run a rhythm strip for you, and they will advise if you need to go to the hospital. If you feel lightheaded, faint, have any chest pain or symptoms, then you need to be seen as an emergency. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
During my panic attacks my BP rise around 130-140 over 100 will it cause heart attack or stroke?And does it make me a hypertensive person?
I'm 22, in good health, sometimes my heart randomly beats hard for 3 or 4 beats then stops. It normally causes me to cough once. What could this be?
What does this mean? Sinus rhythm at rates 78 to 140 BPM with rare vpbs. Had a heart holster test done. Dizzyness. Skipped beat. Right side chest pain
Would heart race then go back to normal with a heart attack ? Chest tightness, back pain, diarrhea. Or panic attack ?
Not typical: Change in heart rate is not something people who are having a heart attack usually report. Chest tightness or pressure is, often associated with activity that increases the heart rate. Low back pain or diarrhea would not be a sign of heart attack, but mid-back pain can be a symptom of a heart issue, especially a problem with the large chest artery, the aorta. Anxiety probable; pursue evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had a heart rate of 130 to 140 bpm lasted about 45 mins,never experienced this before no chest pain shortness of breath or dizziness cause?
Can anxiety cause the shoulder plate / arm to feel tingly & kind of weak? Tests ruled out heart damage but now I fear about stroke. I'm alert & functi
Anxiety: could cause that. All medical causes should be ruled out. ...Read more
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