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Heart Rate (Definition)

Heart rate is a measurement of the number of times a person's heart beats in one minute. Normal heart rates vary with a person's age and with excitement and exercise. Abnormal heart rates are too slow, too fast, and/or irregular (too much ...Read more


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What could cause a fast heart rate without exercising?

What could cause a fast heart rate without exercising?

Rapid heart rate: Rapid heart rate in addition to exercise, other causes are caffeine, low bp, acute blood loss, medications, atrial fib, flutter, v. Tach etc. ...Read more

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Can stress cause a fast heart rate and the heart to skip beats?

Can stress cause a fast heart rate and the heart to skip beats?

Yes: Stress leads to adrenaline release which increases heart rate and can contribute to premature beats. ...Read more

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What would cause a fast heart rate and dizziness when standing up?

What would cause a fast heart rate and dizziness when standing up?

Orthostasis: Without examining you or having any testing, the most likely diagnosis is orthostatic hypotension. It can be related to simple dehydration or sometimes something more serious. You should see you doctor. They can get some information by checking your vital signs while laying down, sitting and standing. After that and a good history and exam you'll have a better idea. ...Read more

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Can a panic attack cause a fast heart rate?

Can a panic attack cause a fast heart rate?

Yes: Panic attacks cause increased heart rate, shortness of breath, excitement, a sense of fear and panic. They are usually eliminated by SSRIs, and the symptoms can be reduced by using beta blockers. You want to rule out cardiac arrhythmia as a cause of the rapid heart rate. ...Read more

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What can cause a fast heart rate and shakiness while I sleep?

What can cause a fast heart rate and shakiness while I sleep?

Dreaming: Falling off to sleep is associated with nervous system changes. Some jerking is experienced also some heart rate irregularities. During sleep itself there are various cycles of light and deep sleep. Dreaming, especially rem sleep, can be associated with heart rate changes. These are all normal physiologic responses. ...Read more

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Can exercise treadmill cause a fast heart rate or would you just collapse?

Can exercise treadmill cause a fast heart rate or would you just collapse?

Maybe both: The purpose of an exercise treadmill is to elevate your heart rate up to your target heart rate to test the pump and electrical system. The object is not to make you collapse although that does rarely occur. We generally stop the test if there is a sense of impending collapse. ...Read more

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I have permanent AF is it ok to take codeine as a painkiller? I see that it can cause a fast heart rate. Thanks

I have permanent AF is it ok to take codeine as a painkiller? I see that it can cause a fast heart rate. Thanks

No, see specialist: Codeine is a dangerous drug with many side effects, not a casual drug for all pain. In high doses it can cause respiratory depression, constipation and inability to reason or drive a vehicle. Identify your cause of pain, and see a heart specialist for better, safer alternatives with less side effects. ...Read more

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Will very very mild mitral valve leakage cause a fast heart rate...Or not related?

Will very very mild mitral valve leakage cause a fast heart rate...Or not related?

Mitral valve: Minor degrees of leakage actions the mitral valve is very common making it unlikely as the cause if palpitations. ...Read more

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I was told that because of the vagus nerve that GERD can cause a fast heart rate. Is that true?

I was told that because of the vagus nerve that GERD can cause a fast heart rate. Is that true?

Endothelial Problem: Heavy meals can cause the cells covering the interior wall of arteries to become sluggishly and sticky, a condition called endothelial dysfunction. This leads to decreases blood supply to the organs. In your case, the heart. The heart rate increase due to the increased demand without the appropriate supply of blood. ...Read more

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What can cause a fast heart rate, high blood pressure especially diastolic and nervousness?

What can cause a fast heart rate, high blood pressure especially diastolic and nervousness?

Many things: This can be either due to heart or non-heart reasons. Of heart causes, would consider a tachyarrhythmia (e.g. Svt, atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter) - would need an event monitor to check this.
Also consider some other causes (not a comprehensive list due to space limitations for answers, but more commonly tested): hyperthyroidism, anemia, illness, pheochromocytoma, or panic/anxiety attack, . ...Read more

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What can cause a fast heart rate, high blood pressure especially diastolic, nervousness and headaches? On bp, depression and anxiety meds.

What can cause a fast heart rate, high blood pressure especially diastolic, nervousness and headaches? On bp, depression and anxiety meds.

Antidepressants: Antidepressants, to varying degrees, can have sympathomimetic properties, particularly the snri's (effexor, cymbalta, (duloxetine) pristiq) and maoi's. The risks and benefits should be weighed. ...Read more

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What's most likely causes of a fast heart rate?

Several causes: Anxiety and stress and fear are most common causes. Dehydration can also raise heart rate. ...Read more

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Does too much candy cause fast heart rate>?

Candy: Sudden rise and fall in blood sugar levels can cause tachycardia. So, some may experience an increase in the heart rate after eating sugar/candy. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of a fast heart rate in a term fetus?

What could be the cause of a fast heart rate in a term fetus?

Depends.: If the fetal heart rate remains above 160 beats per minute for over 10 minutes, then fetal tachycardia is diagnosed. This can be due to maternal fever, or fetal hyperthyroidism, cardiac defect, circulatory compromise, excessive fetal activity (benign, transient), cardiac failure, or fetal tachyarrhythmia (atrial flutter, fibrillation, supraventricular tachycardia). ...Read more

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My regular heart rate is usually low 50-60 and I wake up feeling drained with a fast heart rate 90-100 what could cause this?

My regular heart rate is usually low 50-60 and I wake up feeling drained with a fast heart rate 90-100 what could cause this?

It is: Higher than ur normal HR and hence something worrisom. Normally hr should be normal or low when u get up. Is it u get up early become nervous then it is anxiety. if it is 90 right on waking up it is called abnormal HR variability which is sign of or leads to ht disease and u should see an MD. Normally we dx this by doing 24 Holter Monitor but u r already giving abnormal finding. ...Read more

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What causes fast heart rate with nausea?

What causes fast heart rate with nausea?

Various connections: Certainly if you are in any kind of GI distress causing nausea your heart rate can go up simply because you are anxious. Increased heart rate can also be a result of dehydration. If you have vomited from your nausea that could lead to dehydation and inability to keep in oral liquids, exacerbating your fast heart rate. ...Read more

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Can aniexty cause fast heart rate all day?

Can aniexty cause fast heart rate all day?

Atypical: Yes, anxiety can cause one's heart to speed up, but a quickly beating heart all day sounds a bit unusual. Go to your local urgent care center, or your local emergency room and explain the situation to the nurse in charge. Ask for a Full work up to see what the physical issues might be. If all test proved negative you may have an anxiety disorder treatable by meds and psychotherapy. ...Read more

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What causes a fast heart rate of 110 or above upon standing?

What causes a fast heart rate of 110 or above upon standing?

Dehydration: Dehyration - it's summer in North America. Are you drinking plenty of water? (caffeine, nicotine, asthma meds, and some other medications can do it too)., ...Read more

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Can energy drinks cause a really fast heart rate?

Can energy drinks cause a really fast heart rate?

Yes: Many energy drinks contain sugar, and in addition, tonics and stimulants like quinine, caffeine and other stimulant herbal extracts which can raise your heart rate. ...Read more

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Does a really fast heart rate cause a heart attack?

Not usual but it can: The fast heart beat which is generated by the lower heart chambers (ventricular tachycardia) can reduce the blood volume generated by the heart and if the subject has low preserve (some narrowing of the coronary arteries or decreased heart function) can cause ischemia t the heart. ...Read more

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Slow breathing, but fast heart rate, what I the cause?

Many conditions: There are many conditions associated with rapid heart rate and slow or irregular breathing, such as panic attack, drug overdose, narcotic abuse, supraventricular tachycardia, acute stress reaction, thyroid storm, acute kidney failure etc. ...Read more

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How to controll a fast heart rate caused by anxiety? Breathing exercises don't work.

How to controll a fast heart rate caused by anxiety? Breathing exercises don't work.

Beta blocker: Assuming medical problems like thyroid and heart disorders have been ruled out, a beta blocker like propranolol is effective at reducing extra heartbeats often seen in anxiety. But properly treating the anxiety is the most important thing to focus on. ...Read more

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What could cause a sudden sharp pain in my chest which is followed by a fast heart rate for about ten to fifteen minutes?

What could cause a sudden sharp pain in my chest which is followed by a fast heart rate for about ten to fifteen minutes?

Palpitation: You need a 24-hr holter monitor to evaluate rhythmn disturbance. If you are above 50 years old, a Lexiscan to evaluate coronary perfusion and heart muscle function would be helpful. ...Read more

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What are the risks of damaging your sinal node during a ep study specifically looking to find the cause of my innaprorite fast heart rate?

EP study: The electrophysiologist performing the study will be able to give you the percentages, but it is not common to damage the sinus node when performing these studies. The one exception is when performing a nodal ablation, then the node is damaged to reduce conduction. ...Read more

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Gastritis (Definition)

Inflammation associated with mucosal injury in the stomach. Gastritis is commonly a result of infectious or autoimmune diseases, although it can also result from drugs, extreme stress ...Read more