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Why do I have heart palpitations?

Why do I have heart palpitations?

Heart flutters: Heart palpitations could be caused by a physical or mental condition. You should get checked out by your local physician. If there is nothing wrong with your heart, you may be having panic attacks, for which there is effective treatment available. But first, don't take any chances with your heart. See a dr. Read more

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Dr. Adam Lewis
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Palpitation (Definition)

Palpitations are an awareness of extra heartbeats which most of us have. The sensation can be single or multiple and can sometimes last minutes. Different people may feel other symptoms along with them such as dizzy, lightheaded or short of breath. The palpitations are almost always atrial or ventricular premature beats. Usually benign but they are also ...Read more


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Is heart palpitations from low magnesium dangerous?

Is heart palpitations from low magnesium dangerous?

Usually not: They type of palpitations with low magnesium are usually more benign such as PACs and PVCs, but it does depend on the individual. Ideally having a monitor during the palpitations will help confirm if significant issue. Read more

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What is the best type of magnesium to take to help with my heart palpitations?

Magnesium: Elemental Mg is hard to absorb with a daily limited GI capacity, excess intake causes osmotic effects with looser stooling;hence its use as a laxative (Milk of Magnesia).Focus on foods with natural Mg sources. Palpitations need independent evaluation as to underlying cause. Read more

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Is magnesium good for heart palpitations / pvcs? I am taking 195mg supplement of it per day is this safe? What if food had too much in could I overdos

Is magnesium good for heart palpitations / pvcs? I am taking 195mg supplement of it per day is this safe? What if food had too much in could I overdos

PVC and magnesium: Magnesium can help PVCs. The dose of magnesium you mention is relatively low; food is not going to over-dose you with magnesium. Richest foods are spinach, kale, nuts, seeds, rice, quinoa, banana, peach, mango, yogurt. Read more

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Does taking magnesium help with heart palpitations and atrial fibrillation? How does it take work after taking it? "

Does taking magnesium help with heart palpitations and atrial fibrillation? How does it take work after taking it? "

Complex, Mixed Data: All muscle cells water inside & outside separated by fat (~30% cholesterol: stabilizes & allows movement without tearing) membrane. Proteins in membrane pump na+ ions out, k+ ions in, along with other ion movements. Other proteins suddenly change this: allow na+ to go in & k+ out ~0.001 sec later. Inner membranes keep ca+2 away from contractile proteins to stop contraction.? mg+ may? Irritability. Read more

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How can you stop heart palpitations?

How can you stop heart palpitations?

Palpitation treat: Treatments include not using caffeine, alcohol, street drugs, smoking and other stimulant substances. Try to learn meditation and other calming techniques, cut out herbal substances, cough and cold medicines, nutritional supplements, see your doctor to be sure no direct heart problem and for treatment if the basics above don't help. Read more

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How can I stop having heart palpitations?

How can I stop having heart palpitations?

Palpitation treat: Treatments include not using caffeine, alcohol, street drugs, smoking and other stimulant substances. Try to learn meditation and other calming techniques, cut out herbal substances, cough and cold medicines, nutritional supplements, see your doctor to be sure no direct heart problem and for treatment if the basics above don't help. Read more

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How to stop heart palpitations? Is this normal?

How to stop heart palpitations? Is this normal?

No See your doctor: There are many causes of heart palpitations, some serious. Please see your healthcare provider / cardiologist for evaluation. Read more

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What are the meds to stop my heart palpitations?

What are the meds to stop my heart palpitations?

Various approaches: First, you need an evaluation to determine the type and to see if there is an identifiable cause:different meds for different types. If you smoke or use caffeine, stop. Electrolytes are corrected if necessary. Improve sleep, remove stress if indicated. Drugs: betablockers are often used first. There r antiarrhythmic drugs but all have side effects, r expensive, and best avoided unless necessary. Read more

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How to stop heart palpitations from caffeine?

How to stop heart palpitations from caffeine?

Sorry: If something is causing you damage, do away with it or decrease it to an amount that is tolerable. You may have to find a decaf that you like or dilute out your coffee. If it is from a carbonated beverage, you should work on changing to another non-caffiene drink. Read more

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What can cause frequent heart palpitations and how can I stop them?? no past heart issues

What can cause frequent heart palpitations and how can I stop them?? no past heart issues

Come and go: Everyone has palpitations sometimes-they're not necessarily abnormal. Some factors that may contribute: caffeine, nicotine, alcohol, lack of sleep, stress. Certain meds (even over the counter) & electrolyte imbalance (as from diarrhea, vomiting, excessive sweating, and dieting). Lying quietly, especially face down or left side down will cause you to feel them more. If still troublesome, seek help. Read more

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Heart palpitations past week non stop?

Go see your Dr: Right away or go to urgent care and get checked for arrhythmia, thyroid condition etc. Cut down on soda, ccaffeine intake. Take care and god bless u! http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/heart-palpitations/ds01139. Read more

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What can be done to stop heart palpitations?

See your doctor: Palpitations usually are a fluttery or pounding feeling in the chest. It can be caused by anything minor, like anxiety, all the way to life threatening abnormalities of the heart beat. You cannot tell how dangerous it is without a medical evaluation. Read more

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How can you stop heart palpitations/is this normal?

How can you stop heart palpitations/is this normal?

Rest: While exercising, palpitation is normal. If it comes while you are resting, see your doctor. Read more

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What's the fastest / safest way to stop heart palpitations?

What's the fastest / safest way to stop heart palpitations?

Palpitation treat: Treatments include not using caffeine, alcohol, street drugs, smoking and other stimulant substances. Try to learn meditation and other calming techniques, cut out herbal substances, cough and cold medicines, nutritional supplements, see your doctor to be sure no direct heart problem and for treatment if the basics above don't help. Read more

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I'm having really painful heart palpitations, how can I stop them?

I'm having really painful heart palpitations, how can I stop them?

Need the cause: There are several causes for palpitations, so knowing the exact heart beat/rhythm is vital. If symptoms are daily, a 24 hour holter monitor can be helpful to know what the cause is. If the symptoms are not every day, then an event monitor would be very helpful- these can be worn for up to 4 weeks. Read more

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How to stop heart palpitations caused by caffeine--replace with tea?

How to stop heart palpitations caused by caffeine--replace with tea?

Caffeine: Caffeine also found in tea unless specifically labeled as decaffinated. Read more

Dr. James Dukelow
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Pounding Heart (Pulse) (Definition)

Pounding heartbeat is a symptom in which a person senses that his heart is beating very strongly, such as during exercising. Pounding heartbeat, without other chest or heart symptoms, can be normal if it happens only during exercise. Otherwise, a medical problem may be the cause. ...Read more


Dr. Jerome Zacks
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Palpitations (Definition)

Heart palpitations are a clinical finding in which a person feels his heart beating strongly, feels his heart beating fast, or both. This can occur with anxiety disorders or heart conditions including ...Read more