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Had a d&c a month ago could my hormones be making my heart feel like its fluttering?

Had a d&c a month ago could my hormones be making my heart feel like its fluttering?

Atrial fibrillation: Or a transient arrythmia is unusual. I would go see your doctor about this and make sure you are off caffeine. And any other stimulants. Let them evaluate you and decide what to do. ...Read more

Flutter (Definition)

Atrial flutter is an abnormal heart rhythm in the top of the heart in which the top of the heart beats very fast but very regularly (as opposed to atrial fibrillation which is always irregular) and can lead to a rapid heart rate and ...Read more


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Sometimes my heart feels like it fluttering while doing no activities thought it was an anxiety attack. But not sure.

Sometimes my heart feels like it fluttering while doing no activities thought it was an anxiety attack. But not sure.

First order of: Business is to go to your MD for a check up. S/he will listen to your heart and ask LOTS of questions, and then, if appropriate, refer you. If its simple anxiety, you'll need to learn about it and treat it, probably with a therapist. In the meantime, read:

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Every other week my heart feels like it's fluttering and working over time. I get exhausted quickly and often have to sit down during that time.

Every other week my heart feels like it's fluttering and working over time. I get exhausted quickly and often have to sit down during that time.

Wow: Best to check with your doc. You may have a flutter or atrial fibrillation. Better check with your doc.

Warfarin may become useful. Discuss with your doc. ...Read more

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I have anxiety & during times of extra stress I can feel palpitations where my heart feels like it flutters. Is this dangerous? Can it cause damage?

I have anxiety & during times of extra stress I can feel palpitations where my heart feels like it flutters. Is this dangerous? Can it cause damage?

No: Make sure you don't have medical condition such as Mitral valve prolapse (MVP) or hyperthyroidism. An electrocardiogram and blood test will able to identify these issues. Consider talking to your PCP. Wish you a good luck ...Read more

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Sometimes heart feels like it does a summersault in my chest the feels like it's fluttering, hard time catching breath and dizzy, become very pale?

Sometimes heart feels like it does a summersault in my chest the feels like it's fluttering, hard time catching breath and dizzy, become very pale?

Need to see a doctor: If you are having these symptoms now, call 911 and seek IMMEDIATE medical attention as you may be having a life-threatening arrhythmia. If you are asymptomatic, schedule an appointment with your PCP or a Cardiologist as soon as possible for evaluation and diagnostic testing. ...Read more

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Blurred vision can't focus, dizzy, nausea, heart feels like fluttering ear and jaw pain right side, blood work good cardio test good but slow heart beat?

Blurred vision can't focus, dizzy, nausea, heart feels like fluttering ear and jaw pain right side, blood work good cardio test good but slow heart beat?

TMJ?: Might be TMJ related. See TMJ expert for evaluation. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, and orofacial pain specialists. Ask your MD, your dentist and your dental society for referrals. ...Read more

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Why could someone's heart feels like it's burning?

Why could someone's heart feels like it's burning?

Question: Heartburn is actually a gastroesophageal symptom, not a heart symptom. There is no particular heart pain that is typically described as 'burning'. That said, there is a lot of variation in how people describe what they are feeling and some doubtless describe real cardiac discomfort as burning. ...Read more

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My heart feels like is going to pop out of my chest.

My heart feels like is going to pop out of my chest.

WHY?: Are you having chest pains? If so, or you feel that terrible with your heart, you should seek emergent help to get your heart evaluated. Good luck. ...Read more

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My chest (heart) feels like it's vibrating sometimes?

My chest (heart) feels like it's vibrating sometimes?

Muscle twitch: You are probably having twitches of your chest wall muscles. Generally not a cause for concern but talk to your doctor about it. ...Read more

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My heart feels like it wants to come out of my chest?

My heart feels like it wants to come out of my chest?

Go to the Hospital: Please sign off of the internet and get to the doctor's office or er today. ...Read more

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My heart feels like it's sinking when I think about someone I miss?

My heart feels like it's sinking when I think about someone I miss?

Normal: The sensation you experience is normal. Try to keep yourself occupied with activities, specifically with your studies.
or good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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When I feel stress out, my heart feels like its racing. Is that normal?

When I feel stress out, my heart feels like its racing. Is that normal?

No: Your heart should not race when you're under stress. I know to ask so have troubles with diarrhea and abdominal problems. Stress symptoms probably related. Try b multi vitamin. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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I just passed out and my heart feels like it's beating hard what should I do?

I just passed out and my heart feels like it's beating hard what should I do?

Go to the ER: If you passed out, and are experiencing such symptoms afterwards, you need to be evaluated by a physician immediately. It could just be dehydration, but there are many other much more concerning causes that should be ruled out first. This includes an issue with the heart. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Why is it when you feel really upset, your heart feels like its beating out of your chest?

Why is it when you feel really upset, your heart feels like its beating out of your chest?

When we are upset: We produce additional adrenaline and other neurotransmitters to mobilize our flight flight freeze response. This mechanism helps us fight or flee from danger. Other neurotransmitters calm it down later. Check w/doc to rule out medical conditions. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What if your heart feels like it is vibrating from time to time for 2 days and you sometimes cough due to the vibration?

What if your heart feels like it is vibrating from time to time for 2 days and you sometimes cough due to the vibration?

Palpitations: By vibrating, you probably mean sudden onset of rapid heart rate which starts and stops suddenly, it can cause shortness of breath and cough, it should be checked out by your pcp / cardiologist. It needs work up including lab / holter monitor / electrocardiograph, etc. See your md asap. ...Read more

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Sometimes my heart feels like it skips a beat, and has to catch up with the skipped beat, is this normal? Its been happening for about a year now

Sometimes my heart feels like it skips a beat, and has to catch up with the skipped beat, is this normal? Its been happening for about a year now

Probably is: Sporadic cardiac irregulararity is common in people with no heart disease. But you need to get checked by your doctor to determine that there is nothing else causing it. ...Read more

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Whay could make me keep getting like an excited feeling in my chest? My heart feels like it beats diffrent then normal again. Could it be axniety?

Whay could make me keep getting like an excited feeling in my chest? My heart feels like it beats diffrent then normal again. Could it be axniety?

Sure can: However, i'd like to know your age, smoker or not, alcohol drinker or not, are you taking meds or over the counter products? How long have you been having these symptoms? Any heartburn? Do you feel winded or lightheaded when you have this sensation? In other words, there is a bit more to this job than taking a good guess. I don't like guessing when it comes to the best advice I can give you... ...Read more

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I have noticed that when I wake up my heart feels like it is racing fast panicy like, worried because this never used to happen. What could it be?

I have noticed that when I wake up my heart feels like it is racing fast panicy like, worried because this never used to happen. What could it be?

Panic attacks?: It is possible to have panic attacks in sleep, that wake you. In that case you'd have typical symptoms when you wake up. It's certainly treatable if you see a psychiatrist for an evaluation. If you haven't had a full evaluation of your general and cardiac health, please do that also. ...Read more

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Heart feels like it stops and wakes me up or beats very quickly?

Palpitations: Get an EKG. Then if that is normal consider getting a Holter examination after discussing your situation with a cardiologist. ...Read more

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Heart feels like it is racing and b.P. Is normal, what can cau that?

Several things: Certainly anxiety and caffeine can cause this, but we also worry about certain heart rhythms that can also cause it. It can be something simple like premature ventricular beats, or other more important heart rhythm problems. This can be evaluated by your doctor, usually by ordering tests like an event monitor, which is worn for up to a month, and can record when you feel the racing. ...Read more

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What do you advise for heart feels like it stopped for a sec, then beats hard once?

What do you advise for heart feels like it stopped for a sec, then beats hard once?

Palpitations see Doc: If you have other symptoms like sweating, shortness of breath, dizziness or chest pain with the skipped heart beats, you should seek immediate attention. Otherwise, see your primary doctor. Palpitations are often benign and typically we don't feel our heart beating at all. The hard beat occurs after the pause as the heart has more time to fill and squeezes harder to empty the extra blood. ...Read more

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Heart feels like it's not even beating at times because it's not beating hard. Should I be concerned?

Heart feels like it's not even beating at times because it's not beating hard. Should I be concerned?

No: It doesn't need to beat hard to pump the blood. Most of the time we are not aware that it's even working. I won't be concerned about this. ...Read more

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My heart feels like it stops then beats real hard only once after that. It's happening several times a day.?

PVC: What you are having is a premature ventricular contraction (PVC) where the heart has an early beat then a pause as it falls right before a normal beat so the normal beat doesn't occur. Then the next beat takes a little longer to occur. During that time the heart fills just a little more so the next heartbeat is stronger and that's what you are feeling. It is called starlings law, heart beats harder. ...Read more

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My heart feels like it is pounding hard. Is there something wrong?

My heart feels like it is pounding hard. Is there something wrong?

There can be. ..: Consult with your doctor for a heart exam, including blood pressure testing and possibly echocardiogram. .. ...Read more

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My heart feels like its being squeezed at times. Could this be some sort of heart disease?

My heart feels like its being squeezed at times. Could this be some sort of heart disease?

Unknown.: It could be a variety of different things, including heart related. You should discuss these symptoms with your doctor. ...Read more