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Does meloxicam 15 mg can cause heart palpitation?

Does meloxicam 15 mg can cause heart palpitation?

Possibly: Meloxicam carries a boxed warning (significant risk) in the medical literature that it increases the risk of thrombotic events in the heart like heart attack and stroke. It also causes fluid retention and may cause edema (swelling). There is no specific mention of palpitations but it it possible that it may cause this in some people. It may cause problems with the kidney as well. ...Read more

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
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Can omeprazole cause pvcs or heart arythmia?

Can omeprazole cause pvcs or heart arythmia?

Rarely: In rare circumstances, particularly when the Omeprazole has been taken for a long time, low magnesium levels in the blood can result, which can cause heart palpitations. Although this is an extremely rare occurrence, if you feel it may apply to you, i would recommend stopping the Omeprazole immediately and seeing your dr., who may want to draw a magnesium level, if the circumstances warrant it. ...Read more

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Can omeprazole cause heart palpitation such as skipped beats?

Can omeprazole cause heart palpitation such as skipped beats?

Rarely: In rare circumstances, particularly when the Omeprazole has been taken for a long time, low magnesium levels in the blood can occur, which can result in heart palpitations. If you feel that this situation may apply to you, i would recommend stopping the Omeprazole immediately and seeing your doctor for an evaluation, including having a magnesium level drawn. ...Read more

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Can stomach problems affect your heart rate?

Can stomach problems affect your heart rate?

Yes: Thes stomach and heart share common nervous system inervation. This can cause people with a heart problem to think its their stomach giving there problems and dont seek help right away. Other people eat something bad and end up in er with chest pain. ...Read more

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Can hbp drug scuch as amlodipine (ccb) causes GERD or heart burn?

Can  hbp drug scuch as amlodipine (ccb) causes GERD or heart burn?

Yes many drugs can…: Relax the esophageal sphincter & allow acidic stomach fluids to reflux. Ccb's, beta-agonists, alpha-adrenergic antagonists, nitrates, anticholinergics, theophylline, morphine, meperidine, diazepam, & barbiturates. Some meds may irritate esophagus directly, especially if not taken with enuf water: nsaids, tetracyclines, beta blockers. Take all meds with full glass of water; don't lie down for 15-30. ...Read more

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Can bisacodyl 5mg effect your heart rate?

Can bisacodyl 5mg effect your heart rate?

Bisacodyl: Bisacodyl should not typically affect heart rate in any meaningful way unless there is exaggerated reflex vagal stimulation which might transiently slow the heart rate. ...Read more

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Can pro-air inhaler cause heart to pump faster and jitterness?

Can pro-air inhaler cause heart to pump faster and jitterness?

Yes: Any of the beta agonists (even the "b2-selective" ones), can have some cardiac effects. Usually they are short-lived (xopenex, albuterol, proventil, adrenalin) compared to the respiratory symptom relief. ...Read more

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Can taking acid lead to heart problems?

Can taking acid lead to heart problems?

Why take acid?: Our diet to some extent contain acidic substances. That to my knowledge does not have any effect on the heart. ...Read more

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Does Prilosec lead to heart disease?

Does Prilosec lead to heart disease?

The FDA says "No": In 2007 the fda published a piece to address public concern that early research raised. They announced that they believed there was no need to fear a greater risk of heart disease when compared to a population that had surgery instead of medication. This does not mean there is no increased risk, just not worse. Talk with your doctor about dietary and other lifestyle ideas too. You may not need it. ...Read more

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Can prednisone affect your heart or stomach?

Can prednisone affect your heart or stomach?

Yes: Yes, over the long term it can lead to peptic ulcers, and hypertension plus diabetes and accelerated coronary artery disease. ...Read more

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Can you please explain how hbp medication such as CCB causes GERD and acid reflux. Would beta blocker such as bystolic (nebivolol) causes less GERD than ccb?

LES relaxation: Calcium channel blockers such as amlodipine can cause muscles to relax. One of these might be lower esophageal sphincter which tightens to keep stomach acid in stomach. If it relaxes inappropriately, you might notice gerd or acid reflux. Beta blockers tend to slow heart rate by negating effect of adrenaline on your heart. But beta blockers can also relax your les. Only way to find out is to try... ...Read more

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Can taking Propranolol for long time really cause heart block?

Can taking Propranolol for long time really cause heart block?

Propranolol: There is some indication that using Propranolol in conjunction with other medications like digoxin, verapamil, antiarrythmics, or Diltiazem may cause heart block. However, the literature does not reveal regular reports of heart block from long term use of this medication. ...Read more

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