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Heart Palpitations Pressure Chest Painful Uncomfortable
I have heart palpitations and a constant pressure in my chest. It's not painful rather uncomfortable?
Palpitations is the symptom, not the diagnosis. They are the 'abnormal awareness of the beating heart'. This can include the heart going to fast, too slow, too hard, irregularly, skipping a beat. The causes are varied eg electrical problems (both sinister and not sinister), extra beats (mostly harmless), anxiety, thyroid problem. If persistent or worrying then get checked for ...Read more
Heart palpitations? Prickly feeling in chest? Dizzyness? Vision begins to blackout? They are getting more frequent? Uncomfortable feeling in chest?
I get heart palpitations occasionally and last night I experienced chest pressure. Could this be from my anxiety?
Should I see doctors about heart palpitations, heavy pressure on the center of my chest lasting from seconds to hours and shortness of breath easily?
YES!: I would say that any type of symptoms having a physician taking a look at you is a good idea. ...Read more
What would cause heart palpitations at night when laying down? I've had ekg, heart monitor, chest xray. All normal. I'm worried and it's uncomfortable
Palpitations: Palpitations have many causes from anxiety through anatomic and physiologic abnormalities. The feeling of bounding usually relates to the volume of blood pumped with each palpitation. There is no simple single answer for the question. If you're bothered by the feeling should consult a dr. To see if the problem can be clarified. It sounds like you've had a good workup and don't need to worry. ...Read more
Heart palpitations, left arm pain, chest pressure, shortness of breath. What are these symptoms of?
It can be signs and: Symptoms of coronary artery disease. If symptoms worse during activities and improve with rest the probability of heart problem increase. Do u have any risk factors? Obesity, smoking, high blood pressure and chol, family history, sedentary lifestyle, diabetes, kidney problems? Each of the above will increase probability too. Get doctor evaluation asap for a better history and physical. ...Read more
Palpitations: Palpitations have many causes from anxiety through anatomic and physiologic abnormalities. The feeling of bounding usually relates to the volume of blood pumped with each palpitation. There is no simple single answer for the question. If you're bothered by the feeling should consult a dr. To see if the problem can be clarified. ...Read more
Generic symptoms: Palpitations is a very non specific or generic symptom which means anything in theory cause it. Whether the palpitations are something pathologic like an abnormal heart rhythm requires more careful evaluation by your doctors. ...Read more
Absolutely: Probably some of the most common immediate causes of death when they are generated through cardiac ischemia or represent malignant arrhythmias. Not all types of chest pain or palpitations are life threatening, since chest pain is not always heart related and palpitations are most of the time benign. Such symptoms should be taken seriously until workup is completed. ...Read more
Palpitation treat: Treatments include not using caffeine, alcohol, street drugs, smoking and other stimulant substances. Try to learn meditation and other calming techniques, cut out herbal substances, cough and cold medicines, nutritional supplements, see your doctor to be sure no direct heart problem. ...Read more
What causes heart palpitations? I feel like heart skips beat. In my chest and neck. Is this dangerous? Started last night been on and off.
I've been feeling a tightness in my chest for the past 4-5 days. Started with heart palpitations, but has lingered as tight feeling on left side.?
Go directly -ER:
NEVER- ignore these symtoms- go directly to ER-NOW.
I would also advise chweing up 2 regular aspirin now. ...Read more
Is it serious if I have very heavy heart palpitations, sometimes so hard I can see my entire left chest move through my shirt? I have anxiety problems
Could be, prob. Not: In persons with anxiety issues heart palpitations are extremely common. Without knowing your complete health history, I would have to recommend a complete evaluation before just putting it down to anxiety. If it is determined to be from your anxiety, then it is not serious. Doing meditation, yoga, regular exercise, avoiding caffeine and decongestants can all help. ...Read more
I've been having heart palpitations for a little over a year now, what should I do about the chest pain?
Why is the left side of my chest swollen and I get heart palpitations all throughout the day whether I'm sitting, standing or laying. I'm 17?
You should get Physi: A Physical examination by a doctor is the only way to verify that your left side of chest is swollen. If it is really swollen then further testing starting with chest X-rays will be required to check your heart and lungs including the chest wall structures. An enlarged heart due to any cause can cause symptoms like you have described. So lets make sure you do not have anything serious going on ins ...Read more
In the past 2 days, I've had heart palpitations (?) (a sudden sinking feeling in my chest), about 15x a day. I've never had this many in a day before.
Palpitations.: We need to know what your heart is doing during these episodes of palpitations, and the best way to know would be to wear a Holter monitor, which records your heart rhythm for a day or two. We can catch episodes this way and see what your heart is doing, and by that infer etiology. Mention this to your doctor. ...Read more
When I lay on my side @ bedtime, I start to get heart palpitations like my heart is beating out of my chest. What could be a cause? What should I do?
I'm feeling very anxious and on edge and uneasy and I feel like it's affecting my everyday life. Sometimes it feels if I have to what feels heart palpitations or like flatter in my chest. Nothing specific brings on this feeling it just happens?
You may have Generalized Anxiety Disorder. You need to see your GP to check a few other things, including Thyroid functions. You may need medication and pscycologist help. Check this link https://adaa. Org/understanding-anxiety/generalized-anxiety-disorder-gad
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/generalized-anxiety-disorder/basics/definition/con-20024562 ...Read more
Likely Anxiety: At your age, i'd consider it as anxiety. Unless you are at high risk of suffering from heart attack. Family history of sudden deaths from heart disease, obesity, cholesterol problems, diabetes, hypertension, kidney diseases can all increase the likelihood of heart disease even in young people like you...Being physically active and healthy food habits are to be followed on a regular basis. ...Read more
Heart palpitations, flutter and bubble sensation all over and lingering chest pain. Any helpful info?
I have heart palpitations on and off, and have mild chest pain, is this a serious problem? I am 18 and female
Common problem: Palpitations are very common in your age group. You should have your thyroid function checked by your doctor and get an ekg. If there is an abnormality it should show up there. If it happens less frequently, you may need a holtor monitor or an event monitor to catch the palpitations while it is happening. Usually they are benign but need to make sure there is nothing more serious going on. ...Read more
I've been experiencing a fluttering sensation in my chest (i suppose where the sternum is) for the past two weeks. Heart palpitations?
Is there a common description of heart palpitations? Could they be consistent with regular twitching in the upper left side of the chest?
Palp: I have many different descriptions...The only description I can give from personal experience is a hard pounding that feels slow (random occurrence) or a light fluttering that feels fast (often when I lay on left side).... I have never had an ekg, echo, or any other heart eval though. I am the doc here just describing personal experience. Too much caffeine. ...Read more
I had a hysterectomy 3 years ago, but I have my ovaries, recently I have experienced chest pain, and rapid heart palpitations, is that normal?
Chest Pain: It is never normal to have chest pain and palpitations. A better question may be whether or not it is serious or not. I would recommend to anyone that is having new onset of chest pain and palpitations to be seen and evaluated as soon as possible. It is very unlikely that your hysterectomy had anything to do with these symptoms. ...Read more
I have had heart palpitations and a "lump" feeling in my chest on and off since yesterday. Can I avoid the ER or is that my only option? Female 45
ERs routinely most $: Yet lowest quality of services for large variety of reasons. Only option? Never, unless choose to not see many others. Palpitations typically ~70% changes in heart rhythm (typically early beast followed by normal timing stronger beat which is felt) & ~30% not heart. "Lump" (I presume) = a sensation, not physically felt mass. I have answered hundreds of questions about preventing artery/heart Ds. ...Read more
Having heart palpitations for a few days with slight chest pain. Anxiety disorder or Takotsubo syndrome? Seeing cardio at end Jan-should I go sooner?
Heart palpitations/anxious/chest pain have had 2 ekgs in last 6mo., come back good. Recently had "sinking"sensation in heart, is this due to panic/anxi?
Talk to MD: Ask your Dr. If he would do a 24 hour EKG. You will have to wear a device but if its all clear I think that will calm you. ...Read more
It may be:
We can not say, it depends on how fast your heart rate is and if the rhythm is regular or irregular
caffeine has stimulant effect on heart rate bur chest tightness is unusual
you should have it checked by your doctor and may need an ekg to check the rhythm and blood test to rule out overactive thyroid as well. ...Read more
Get in 2 C Ur. ....: ...internist 2 r/o pulmonary origin as in PE! ...Read more
Palpitations are an awareness of extra heartbeats which most of us have. The sensation can be single or multiple and can sometimes last minutes. Different people may feel other symptoms along with them such as dizzy, lightheaded or short of breath. The palpitations are almost always atrial or ventricular premature beats. Usually benign but they are also ...Read more
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