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Home Remedies For Irregular Heartbeat
Hi, I have graves and pign problem for 9 months but some time I feel irregular heartbeat so please say me some home treatment and food to eat. ..?
33m no heart hx. EKG was normal in may, now home bp machine shows irregular heartbeat on some readings. No other sx. Should I be concerned?
May need EKG...: There can be many reason for irregular heart rhythm picked up by BP machine... at your age - suspect extra beats that are benign or sometimes A Fib resulting from excessive alcohol use or sometimes for no good reason... recheck a few times on the BP machine - if you get same readings of irregular rhythm - see your PCP for a EKG ...Read more
Many causes: Your heartbeat is meant to be regular but there are many things that make it feel like it is missing, skipping, or fluttering. Most are benign but it is reasonable to see your GP and get an ECG to diagnose the problem if one actually exists. ...Read more
Yes: There are many types of irregular heart beat. Often the irregularity is due to normal heart rate variation. It also may be due to an arrhythmia. Determining whether an irregular heart beat is concerning requires a recording, such as an electrocardiograph, at the time of the irregularity. ...Read more
Feel it.: You can test this at home by checking your pulse at the wrist at your neck or putting your hand over your heart. Alternatively you can get much more detail by obtaining and electrocardiogram (ekg), but irregularity that occurs randomly is not liable to be picked on on such testing. ...Read more
Irreg heart beat: Hello ~ yes you should be concerned but not worried. The vast majority of irreg heart beats are benign atrial ectopic beats but some can be of more concern. Please visit your doc and have a resting and stress ECG and then a HOLTER test is necessary. This will identify the nature of the irregularity, and treatment if necessary. Thanks ...Read more
Yes and report: Any symptoms to your physician.Get a more detailed answer ›
Usually benign: If causing symptoms should see your doc for an evaluation. They usually are not a problem but for an occasional patient there is a real problem. Can't tell without seeing the patient. ...Read more
No need diagnosis: Would need a diagnosis to advise. See a cardilogist ...Read more
Irregular heart beat: When you palpate your pulse you could feel irregularity. Can be diagnosed with ekg, holter or event monitor or loop recorder. ...Read more
Power plate: Should be little problem with using the power plate with most irregular heartbeats. To be sure more information needed. ...Read more
It can: It can, but not always and not in everyone who has it. ...Read more
Get checked out: You need a physical and ecg.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have an unpleasant irregular heartbeat with a feeling of extra strong beats, mainly from evening through the night. What should I do?
Get a holter or: Event monitor & discuss with your physician. ...Read more
NOT usually: Melatonin is a hormone found naturally in the body. It's main use is for insomnia. Melatonin seems to be able to shorten the amount of time it takes to fall asleep, but only by about 12 minutes! (according to one research study) the usual dose 1-3mg. Melatonin can raise blood pressure in people who are taking certain medications to control blood pressure-so not recommended in hypertension (hi bp). ...Read more
Orgasm: Irregular heartbeat after orgasm isn't necessarily bad. It depends on the condition of your cardiovascular system. If you are otherwise normal, some heart beat irregularity wouldn't necessarily be a problem after orgasm. If it causes symptoms for you, you should have your doctor check you. ...Read more
Not exactly: Palpitations usually describe an awareness of ones heart beat. Sometimes people are aware of a normal but more rapid heart beat, sometimes extra beats are the cause and in some, ongoing irregularity of the heart beat (most common example atrial fibrillation) may be the cause. ...Read more