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How Does Your Diet Affect Svt
A few possibilities: Most SVT ("supraventricular tachycardia") episodes are unrelated to diet. There's an inherent abnormality in the way electricity is initiated or conducted in the heart. Occasionally, it can be set off by caffeine or alcohol, though this is much less common than you might think. Rarely, acid reflux can be a trigger for svt; in these patients, any food causing heartburn may be a culprit. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nothing: Calcium channel blockers are drugs that block entry of calcium ions into the cell which prevent generation of specific electrical current responsible for the arrhythmia . The calcium involve is an ion that naturally exist cellularly and has nothing to do with dietary calcium which circulates in the body bound to albumin ...Read more
Have mixed connective tissue disease and whenever I have a flare, my SVT flares up as well. Why would my auto immune disease affect my SVT? Thanks
See your DR: You fail to give any details about diagnoses or meds or symptoms, so you will get no answer here. Have a serious evaluation by your DR. SVT can be disabling and tends to get worse with time. There may be factors involving meds or your abnormal physiology. SVT may be due to an aberrant conductive tissue in your heart. This can be identified and cured by a special type of cardiologist. ...Read more
Short svt episodes once a month. Dont affect my life in anyway.normal ecg and echo. Cardiologist said no treatment if i dont want. So can i go no med?
SVT: You report having seen a cardiologist with the opportunity to have a history, physical and lab evaluations and were told you don't have to have treatment. Why do you think folks out in the zephyr world who haven't seen you and your data could give a better opinion? Given what you presented, sounds like you can do fine with no meds. ...Read more
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