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If u have EAT, has the ectopic area making electrical signals developed over time or is it something u are born with? Can dysautonomia cause EAT?
Ectopic Atrial Tachy: In adults EAT is gen acquired due to weakening heart muscle not responsive to anti-arrhythmic meds. In kids it can be from birth.Tachycardia or increased heart rate is a known symptom of dysautonomia, an autonomic nervous system disorder, which frequently affects heart function also. A complete cardiac check including a holter monitor study will be helpful in figuring out the racing heart. ...Read more
I have pots syndrome and frequent pvcs (all day long), could they be related? Does dysautonomia cause pvcs?
Yes: Palpitations are very common symptoms with pots. Please report these complaints to your doctor for possible medication adjustment. ...Read more
Symptom, not disease: "Dysautonomia"=abnormal function of autonomic nervous system affecting automatic functions, eg.heart rate,blood pressure.Can happen when an illness (some mild,some severe)affects the nervous system.Treatment of underlying illness can help.Sometimes we give meds to control the blood pressure or heart rate.Apathy can occur as part of underlying illness, eg.Parkinson's, or can be unrelated depression ...Read more
Dysautonomia: Dysautonomia refers to an abnormality of function of the autonomic nervous system. There are two divisions of the autonomic nervous system: the sympathetic and the parasympathetic. Although the latter occasionally may be involved, abnormal function of the sympathetic division produces the most striking symptoms of dysautonomic syndromes. The term orthostatic hypotension is often used as a synonym. ...Read more
Dysautonomia causes low bloodpressure, cigarettes make lightheadedness better, is this due to vasoconstrictor property? I know its bad but scientific?
Can autoimmune or dysautonomia cause muscle fasciculations? I have unknown autoimmune diseasedont know which oneand p.O.T.S and get these all the time
Yes it can.: Check out these websites: http://www.Livestrong.Com/article/100363-herbs-improve-immune-system/ http://www.Livestrong.Com/article/389768-the-best-herbs-for-anxiety-depression/ http://m.Wikihow.Com/relax-your-mind http://www.Livestrong.Com/article/367795-herbal-medicines-for-severe-gastritis/. ...Read more
Would dysautonomia cause tachycardia at night (that wakes you up multiple times a night)? Also, cause tach (up to 180) after eating large meals?
Need Morre thorough: THis Tachy up to 180bps need more complete eval. SVT, HYPERthyroid , OSA and Even Anxiety are potential causes of Tachy. 1st we look for Common beasts and when none found, THEN we look for the more rare ZEBRAS in the forrest. Never start out looking for the ZEBRA, (unusually Unlikely). ...Read more
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