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Irregular fast heartbeat but feel great?

Irregular fast heartbeat  but feel great?

Get checked: An irregular fast heart beat could be atrial fibrillation. It's possible to have this heart rhythm problem but feel totally normal. In general patients experiencing this symptom should see their doctor and get an electrocardiogram. ...Read more

Feeling Faint (Definition)

Faintness is a description of the initial manifestations of a syncopal spell where one loses consciousness for a few seconds usually. This is often due to drop in blood pressure, provoked by a noxious stimulus, but can be seen in dehydration. Initial general malaise, light-headedness, dizziness, contraction and darkening of vision, responding to recumbent posture. ...Read more


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All day I have been shaky, dizzy, having blurry vision, rapid heart beat, and feeling faint. ?

All day I have been shaky, dizzy, having blurry vision, rapid heart beat, and feeling faint. ?

Go to an ER.: The symptoms you describe sound concerning. The rapid heart rate which could be an arrhythmia could cause these symptoms. Don't drive yourself, call EMS. ...Read more

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Dizzy spells (12 months), heart palpitations, numb/tingling lips. Faint feeling. Have had every possible blood test and no answers?

Dizzy spells (12 months), heart palpitations, numb/tingling lips. Faint feeling. Have had every possible blood test and no answers?

See specialists: If your blood tests are normal you may need to see a cardiologist or neurologist for further testing. Your symptoms could be caused by many different conditions in your heart of nervous system. Make sure you are drinking plenty of water and taking a multivitamin. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, nicotine and any stimulants like decongestants. ...Read more

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What causes bounding pulse? Started happening 3 mo ago, getting worse. Feel pulse everywhere,visible heart beat.

What causes bounding pulse? Started happening 3 mo ago, getting worse. Feel pulse everywhere,visible heart beat.

See a doctor: It sounds like you feel your heart is pounding, in a way, and that the pulse is palpable everywhere. You say you can see your heart beating in your chest. It would be impossible to offer any assessment of your symptoms on this forum. Please consult a clinician who can conduct a physical examination to offer a proper assessment. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I Am having strong heartbeat, but normal rate. Feeling dizzy when changing my position explanation ?

I Am having strong heartbeat, but normal rate.
Feeling dizzy when changing my position

explanation ?

Merits evaluation: Usually, a strong or prominent heartbeat is due to a large pulse pressure (an increased difference between the systolic and diastolic numbers); however, it can also be due to hypertension or a regular arrhythmia such as bigeminy (every other beat a premature beat). The dizziness could represent vertigo (an inner ear problem) or postural hypotension (low BP with standing). One should see ones Dr. ...Read more

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Period started 1 week early, painful, heavy flow (2-3 pads/hr), feeling weak, tired, nausea, low BP, heart palps at times. Also feel disoriented.

Period started 1 week early, painful, heavy flow (2-3 pads/hr), feeling weak, tired, nausea, low BP, heart palps at times. Also feel disoriented.

Go To ER: With the heavy flow that you are describing with symptoms, I would strongly urge you to go to the ER for further evaluation and possible blood transfusion. Once stable, and cleared from the Er, you can see your GYN for medical options for management of heavy bleeding. Best Wishes Dr M ...Read more

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Friend 32male is overweight with skipping pulse beat, loud heart beat and skipped heart beat. What's wrong?

Friend 32male is overweight with skipping pulse beat, loud heart beat and skipped heart beat. What's wrong?

Irregular heartbeat: An irregular pulse is usually due to irregular heartbeat which in turn is often due to benign variation in electrical activity of the heart. This is particularly true if not accompanied by other cardiac symptoms, progressive nature or exertional symptoms. However, an ekg is appropriate and required if any other symptoms are present. ...Read more

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My heart just went Beatbeat-beatbeat-beBOOM(thud)-1secPAUSE-Normal beating starts again. Normal? PVC / ectopic? ECHO, X-ray, blood test 100% normal.

My heart just went 
Beatbeat-beatbeat-beBOOM(thud)-1secPAUSE-Normal beating starts again. Normal? PVC / ectopic? ECHO, X-ray, blood test 100% normal.

PVC: Very likely a PVC as the are extremely common, but could be some other less friendly problem with cardiac rhythm. If is persists you may want to consider a Holter Monitor or an event recorder. ...Read more

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Iam 20 week pregnet i have in morning heart palpitatin?why this palpitation in pregnecy my heart beat in 118 bpm. Why normal range in pregnecy?

Iam 20 week pregnet i have in morning heart palpitatin?why this palpitation in pregnecy my heart beat in 118 bpm. Why normal range in pregnecy?

See doctor: You should be under the care of a doctor to protect your and your baby's health. You need to be evaluated by an in-person examination. Please consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Feeling light headed & palpitations, are these pregnancy symptoms?

Feeling light headed & palpitations, are these pregnancy symptoms?

they can be: But....If you are pregnant and having palpitations, it's important to get it checked out; go to your OB right away. If you are having palpitations and not pregnant, i'd go see a cardiologist. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel ectopic heartbeats everyday? Had 24 HR monitor and echo everything came back ok? But feeling palpitations, hard beats & ectopics

Is it normal to feel ectopic heartbeats everyday? Had 24 HR monitor and echo everything came back ok? But feeling palpitations, hard beats & ectopics

Palpitations: Glad to read that the 24-hour Holter monitor plus echocardiogram had unremarkable results. Difficult to say what could be causing your symptoms. It is best for you to continue this discussion with the cardiologist who ordered these tests and your primary care physician. Good luck ...Read more

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My hemoglobin came back elevated again (17.5) im feeling extremely tired, short of breath, rapid heart beat and abdominal fullness. Why?

My hemoglobin came back elevated again (17.5) im feeling  extremely tired, short of breath, rapid heart beat and abdominal fullness. Why?

?Polycythemia: Many causes: smoking, lung disease, heart disease, medications. I suggest you talk with your doctor. May need to see a hematologist for a further work up. Treatment for polycythemia is removal of blood (phlebotomy). Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Im tired, my heart is beating irregularly and I am dizzy?

Im tired, my heart is beating irregularly and I am dizzy?

Call a doctor: The combination of fatigue, irregular heart beat, and dizziness can be concearning. You will likely need an EKG and blood work. You need to notify your doctor of your symptoms immediately, or be seen at th er. ...Read more

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