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I get out of breath and my heart starts?Beating fast for absolutely no reason and then stops. What could this be?

I get out of breath and my heart starts?Beating fast for absolutely no reason and then stops. What could this be?

May be serious: There are many things that could be going on that cause the sense that your heart is beating fast at times. Most commonly, it is a "premature beat" that feels like a flutter and is harmless. However, it can be other dangerous heart rhythms too, so this is something i would definitely get checked out as soon as possible. ...Read more

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My heart is beating so fast! what is the reason ? And what should I do to reduce this situation? Eat ?

My heart is beating so fast! what is the reason ? And what should I do to reduce this situation? Eat ?

Get it checked out : The seriousness of this depends on how fast it is beating. Anything above 120 needs urgently evaluation in an er. Or if you are not sure how fast it is bearing go to an er. It could be a cardiac rhythm disturbance that needs special treatment. ...Read more

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Today during launch, for the second time after a month i had tachycardia+dizziness+panic. I don't have any cardiac problems but what is the reason?

Today during launch, for the second time after a month i had tachycardia+dizziness+panic. I don't have any cardiac problems but what is the reason?

Maybe Panic disorder: Could be panic disorder, start with your dotctor. Then, keys to countering an attack are: developing an awareness of your cues or triggers; engaging panic countering behaviors (e.g., progressive relaxation, challenging automatic thoughts, distraction), & tracking the success of your counters. Medications can be a support as well. A cognitive-behavioral therapist can help you develop strong skills! ...Read more

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My heart just beat really fast for no reason, it lasted like 2 min, but i always feel and am aware of my heartbeat, i pay attention a lot and it bugs me?

My heart just beat really fast for no reason, it lasted like 2 min, but i always feel and am aware of my heartbeat, i pay attention a lot and it bugs me?

Go to doctor: What you describe sounds like possible supraventricular tachycardia (svt), though there are many other causes of tachycardia (fast heart rate). It should be evaluated by your doctor. Some tachycardias require treatment, others don't. Your doctor may have you wear a holter monitor for 24 hrs, which is a small portable ECG device that records your heart activity so that they can see these episodes. ...Read more

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Please explain why does my heart beat really fast for no reason sometimes?

Please explain why does my heart beat really fast for no reason sometimes?

Possible anxiety: Causes of tachycardia are anxiety, panic disorder, high blood pressure, poor blood supply to the heart muscle due to coronary artery disease (atherosclerosis), heart valve disease, heart failure, heart muscle disease (cardiomyopathy), tumors, or infections other medical conditions such as thyroid disease, certain lung diseases, electrolyte imbalance, and alcohol or drugs. ...Read more

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My heart beats really fast for no reason sometimesand hurts. My dad passed away due to his heart that doctors originally said was ok. Should i worry?

My heart beats really fast for no reason sometimesand hurts. My dad passed away due to his heart that doctors originally said was ok. Should i worry?

Too late: You are already worried. Fast heart rate can come from feeling anxious or nervous. It could also come from caffeine, dehydration, anemia, thyroid problems, heart problems or other things. I recommend seeing a doctor for a more thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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Heart beats fast for no reason heart beats fast pause go's up really high and get real dizzy very tired

See doctor: This sounds like svt and needs an evaluation by a cardiologist. ...Read more

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Is there a reason why I am always tired and why is my heart always beating fast?

Is there a reason why I am always tired and why is my heart always beating fast?

?Anemia: Anemia (low red blood cell count) could cause both of those symptoms. It can be easily checked in most doctor's offices. ...Read more

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