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Does dehydration cause heart pain?

Does dehydration cause heart pain?

Heart Pain: Yes dehydration can cause heart pain in several ways 1) dehydration usually causes increased heart rate which can cause heart pain.2) dehydration can cause low blood pressure which can again cause heart pain. ...Read more

Dr. Ashu Syal
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Dehydration (Definition)

The excessive loss of body water, with an accompanying ...Read more


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How do emotions cause heart pain?

How do emotions cause heart pain?

Through adrenaline: Emotions increase adrenaline which in turn increases oxygen demand for the heart. Additionally, emotions increase anxiety which can also manifest with chest pain. ...Read more

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Can mono cause heart pain?

Can mono cause heart pain?

Yes: Chest pain is not usually a symptom of mono. It might more likely be related to vomiting or a side effect of medication in which case it is hot really "heart pain" although it might be in the chest. There was one report of a patient who had chest pain related to infarction of teh spleen in mono. Mono does affect the spleen which can even rupture as a result of mono. ...Read more

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Is heart pain caused by a broken spirit?

Is heart pain caused by a broken spirit?

Poetry: What a poetic question :) chest pain can be caused by anxiety and there is a complex interaction between stress, depression, anxiety and cardiovascular status. It certainly can feel like our heart hurts, but if one seriously has acute chest pain, radiating arm pain, pressure on chest etc call 911. If not acute see a cardiologist, many cardiac conditions are missed due to disregarding symptoms. ...Read more

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Is minor heart pain after the first workout in a few months normal in 18 year old adolescent or does is it a cause of medical concern?

Is minor heart pain after the first workout in a few months normal in 18 year old adolescent or does is it a cause of medical concern?

Not heart: 18 year olds don't get heart pain (okay, you can never say never); but unless that person is diabetic or using cocaine, it doesn't happen. More likely (much more likely!), the new workouts have made the chest muscles sore and that's the cause of symptoms. ...Read more

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Heart pain right after eating? What causes this?

Heart pain right after eating? What causes this?

Heart burn: This could be heart burn which usually is known as gastroesophageal reflux disease. You may try otc antacids for 10 days. If it doesn't go away, see your primary care provider. ...Read more

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What could cause heart pain?

Many: Many heart related causes and non heart related causes -- and you should not be guessing around. ...Read more

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How do emotions cause real heart pain?

How do emotions cause real heart pain?

Adrenaline: Our fight or flight response (nonphysicians know it as adrenaline) can make our heart rate and blood pressure higher and in some people even without heart disease, can result in chest pain. In severe cases it can even result in a situation that mimics a heart attack (called taka-tsubo) that can effect the pumping of the heart. ...Read more

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What causes heart pain when you use the restroom?

What causes heart pain when you use the restroom?

Confusion: There is nothing about using the restroom to cause heart pain. If you have pain from your heart (aka "angina"), it will occur with any form of exertion. Pain in your chest with valsalva ("pushing", like with a bm) can be due to acid reflux and is the more likely cause of your chest pain. ...Read more

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Why does heart pain happen and what are the causes?

Nerves in heart: There are nerves in the heart so if there is a problem in the heart pain can occur. If for instance there is a blockage in an artery, the heart muscle gets damaged and pain can occur. Inflammtion in the sac around the heart, the pericardium, can also cause pain. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of periodic dull heart pain?

What could be the cause of periodic dull heart pain?

Can be cardiac: Please see your doctor for ekg and further working up. Although you are young but these symptoms can be heart related. ...Read more

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Can the common cold cause chest or heart pain?

Can the common cold cause chest or heart pain?

Yes: A cold or virus particularly with lots of coughing, but sometimes without can cause diffuse aches and pains in chest. Some viruses can lead to an inflammation of the lining around the heart called pericarditis which also can be painful. ...Read more

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If I had asd surgery when I was a baby what would cause heart pain now after 18 years?

Probably not heart: Most 18 year olds most likely are not going to have "heart pain" as you put it. If you're having palpitations and rapid heart beat, that can feel unusual and should be checked. However, most likely the pain is when you breathe, or right in the middle of the chest, and represents pain where the cartilage meets the sternum. Get this looked at, but a muscular problem sounds more likely. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of heart pain and frequent urination?

What could be the cause of heart pain and frequent urination?

Diabetes link: Diabetes mellitus can cause frequent urination if untreated and increase the risk for a heart attack. Do you have other risk factors for cardiovascular disease? Family history, high ldl, smoking, htn, obesity, sedentary lifestyle, high alcohol intake? Check with your physician for a complete history and physical. ...Read more

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Heart pain in 13 yr old daughter hurt more to exhale for around 1 1/2 mins then went away. What could be the cause?

Heart pain in 13 yr old daughter hurt more to exhale for around 1 1/2 mins then went away. What could be the cause?

Chest pain: Unlikely cardiac if just now present. Patients this age may have episodes of costochrondritis or pericardial twinges. It may be a gas pain referred to the chest. If they are reoccurring see her MD. Less likely would be reflux. ...Read more

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Can you have prolonged (I.e 24/7) stress cardiomyopathy symptoms (or heart pain caused by stress). As opposed to just one significant event?

Can you have prolonged (I.e 24/7) stress cardiomyopathy symptoms (or heart pain caused by stress). As opposed to just one significant event?

24/7 chest pain is: Usually not the heart. There are many other structures in the chest that can cause persistant pain. Seek help from your doc. He can rule out heart problems, which would,at least, give you some peace of mind. ...Read more

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Can Nortriptyline cause heart pain or weird palpitations?

Can Nortriptyline cause heart pain or weird palpitations?

It can affect pulse: Nortriptyline can affect the heart rhythm, if you are having unusual palpitations after beginning this, you should see your doctor and get an ECG. ...Read more

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What conditions could cause a migraine with vertigo and squeezing heart pain?

What conditions could cause a migraine with vertigo and squeezing heart pain?

Several: There is a close relationship between migraine and vertigo so that it actually is named mav or migraine associated vertigo. The vertigo can be benign positional vertigo or meniere's disease. Motion sickness is also more common in those with migraine. There is also a relationship between migraine and panic attacks. Panic attacks are commonly associated with vertigo and with chest tightness. ...Read more

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Can heart pain that goes to the arms and causes numbing in arms and hands be a problem?

Can heart pain that goes to the arms and causes numbing in arms and hands be a problem?

Certainly: Radiating or referring pain, particularly to the left arm, hand or jaw are classic symptoms of angina and can indicate a heart attack. Women, in particular, often describe back pain when experiencing a heart attack. Please see your doctor as soon as possible if you are experiencing these symptoms. ...Read more

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Does anxiety cause heart pain? & does it weaken the immune system

Does anxiety cause heart pain? & does it weaken the immune system

Panic attacks: Panic attacks can often seem like one is having a heart attack, when in all actuality the chest pains are the body's reaction to unprocessed stress overload, and not a cardiac even of one sort or another, which can be ruled out in either your general practitioner's office or in the Emergency Room. And yes, the immune system can weaken as a reaction to prolonged stress combined with sleep loss. ...Read more

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What can cause heart pain, if treadmill test and angiography are clear?

What can cause heart pain, if treadmill test and angiography are clear?

A number of : Noncardiac causes including GI and musculoskeletal causes. Discuss with your family doctor. ...Read more

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What may be the causes of heart pain except acute coronary syndrome & angina pectoris?

Some: Those are the common ones.

Pericarditis
pericardial effusion
myocarditis

Other cause of chest pain- lung, esophagus etc. Can be confusing. ...Read more

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Occasional aching heart pain that comes and goes. Was driving. 22 yrs old. What causes it?

GI Problems common: In your age group, chest pain is often due to gastrointestinal problems (heartburn), often due to gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd). Heart problems are more rare in young people. However, your doctor should be consulted because a careful medical evaluation should be able to clarify the cause of your symptoms. ...Read more

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Does extreme stress and anxiety cause heart pain? Can you tell the difference between heart pain and chest pain?

Does extreme stress and anxiety cause heart pain? Can you tell the difference between heart pain and chest pain?

Multiple Causes: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory disorders (asthma, COPD, bronchitis, infections), muscle problems, or anxiety to name a few. It really depends on the clinical situation and other symptoms you may be having. At your age it is unlikely serious but should see a doctor if things persist. ...Read more

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I always feel like I have a knot in my heart & heart pain/chest discomfort /and feel like my heart is out of beat. Is it cause of my anxiety?

I always feel like I have a knot in my heart & heart pain/chest discomfort /and feel like my heart is out of beat. Is it cause of my anxiety?

Anxiety: Sounds like you have anxiety or panic attacks if you are only 18 and less likely to be heart. See your dr. And get checked out, the reassurance may be good for you. Palpitations if present can increase your snxiety. ...Read more

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Can U hav prolonged (on & off pain all day) stress cardiomyopathy symptoms (or heart pain caused by stress). As opposed to just one significant event?

CM not painful: Cardiomyopathy is not painful. It's damaged heart muscle that leads to impairment of the pumping action of the heart. It usually leads to shortness of breath with exertion. You may be talking about Takotsubo cardiomyopathy which seems to be associated with a very high level of stress, usually an acute event. But again, not painful. It's diagnosed by echocardiogram and resolves in most cases. ...Read more