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Effect Of Calcium On Heart Rate
Why does the calcium beta blocker not have as big an effect on my heart rate as a beta blocker? On 240mg and its barely lowering my heart rate
They are very: Different; blocking of adrenergic receptos has always been more efffective at rate control than Ca channel blockers ...Read more
Is cilindipine 5 mg a calcium channel blocker or beta blocker. Does it have any effect on lowering heart rate?
If I take calcium channel blocker and beta blocker (one at night, one in morn) is the overall effect more? My heart rate feels very low through day
What type of CCB: Kimberlie, calcium channel blockers (CCB) come in 2 basic "flavors". The dihydropyridine mostly effect blood vessels to lower blood pressure. The non-dihyropyridine work at the heart to reduce heart rate and force of muscle contraction by the heart. Beta Blockers (BB) also have some with affect blood vessels more (Beta 2) and some which affect heart more (Beta 1). Best to talk to your doctor. ...Read more
How is a calcium blocker different from a beta blocker...And does it help with blood pressure and heart rate?
Dr wants to do a calcium channel scan. Said no dye. Does my heart rate have to be at a certain number like a cta?
No: That is an unusual test to order in a 39 year old female. ...Read more
What will happen to heartrate when I go off of 25mg atenolol and calcium channel blocker? On meds, heart rate slow for full 24hrs
Heart rate: Your heart rate will go up.Get a more detailed answer ›
History anxiety. Frequent heart flip flops every half hr to hour, reg heart rate no chest pain. Don't feel stressed. Body scan showed 0 calcium score.
See a cardiologist: To determine the cause of your heart symptoms. Sorry to hear that you sound very anxious but this is treatable w/therapy to re-educate your body to respond less strongly and change thought patterns. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Mom is on nabistart a beta blocker for BP, ENT gave for tinnitus tinnex a calcium blocker. Cardio had said beta better as heart rate was high. Now what?
Better for what?: Sounds like the "cardio" & ENT need to confer. Beta-blockers & Ca-modulators are used for BP control but they have numerous other uses. Is the "cardio" proposing using the beta-blocker for both BP & tinnitus? Because beta-blockers can CAUSE tinnitus as a side effect. Mom needs to get treated as a whole person, not just a heart & 2 ears. "Now what? " is a question the DOCS should properly answer. ...Read more
Pregabalin calcium channel drug. Will it affect my blood vessels. Vaso constrict dilate. Blood pressure heart rate?
Is a coronary calcium ct scan a good test to see of there is plaque in the heart arteries? How accurate is it? My cta was inconclusive. Heart rate fas
Coronary Calcium: Coronary Calcium analysis is a method to detect calcified cholesterol in the coronary arteries. A score of zero is quite helpful and predictive in the correct age group. The difficulty is that in younger people, there may be noncalcified cholesterol plaques in the arteries which would not be detected on a coronary calcium screening test, so cardiac CTA or invasive angiography would be considered. ...Read more
CT Calcium Score: Computed Tomography ("CT Scan") can be used to look for calcification in the walls of the coronary arteries around the heart. The extent of calcification has been shown to predict the risk of having blocked arteries and of having events like heart attacks. It is a very quick test which does not require special preparation. The proper use of this test has been intensely debated. ...Read more
Slow heart beat: If you don't have any symptoms like dizziness, pre-syncope, syncope or fatigue or chest pain or shortness of breath, then you are ok. But you complained of chest pain. Hence it should be treated. Its etiology should be elicited. Thyroid problems and blocks in heart arteries should be ruled out. Consult your physician. ...Read more
Usually nothing: A heart rate of 57 is usually normal especially if you are active and exercise frequently. However, if your hr has suddenly dropped to the 50's it could mean something. Certain rhythm issues or medications can cause slow heart rates. Often these people will have dizziness, fatigue, or near fainting associated with this. If you are concerned your doctor should be able to help you figure it out. ...Read more
First we need to figure out why its fast and what kind of fast rhythm is it.
There are normal fast rhythms (for example when you exercise)
and there are many abnormal ones which require medical management.
If you could be more specific about the specific type of fast heart rate, might be better able to help you.
Good luck! ...Read more
Exercise and improve your fitness level.
When the body becomes more efficient, your heart won't have to beat as much. Takes time and a lot of hard work, but surely worth the effort. ...Read more
Checking pulse: Essiest way is generally checking the radial or carotid pulse by using 2nd and 3rd digits over wrist or neck area. ..When you feel pulse count number of beats over 10 seconds using a watch and multiply x 6. ...Read more
?? during labor??: During labor this is commonly followed as an indicator of babies well being. Heart rate changes can be expected from head compression during a contraction.This triggers babies vagus nerve to slow the heart some during pressure & let it speed up as it lets off. It can also indicate poor blood flow thru the placenta & umbilical cord if the heart rate does not come back to normal=distress=need to act. ...Read more
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