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Dr. Marvin Ott
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Irregular Heartbeat (Overview)

Irregular heartbeat = arrhythmia. See" http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/heart-arrhythmia/home/ovc-20188123


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My question is what causes irregular heartbeat at times?

My question is what causes irregular heartbeat at times?

Palpitations: These are caused by many things. Stress, excitement, irritants both physical and chemical, pressure like a hiatal hernia or esophageal push or pull, and primary heart things, the causes are very many in number. ...Read more

Dr. Marvin Ott
214 Doctors shared insights

Irregular Heartbeat (Overview)

Irregular heartbeat = arrhythmia. See" http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/heart-arrhythmia/home/ovc-20188123


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How do you treat? Irregular heartbeats?

How do you treat? Irregular heartbeats?

Depends: On what kind of irregular heartbeat you have. There are different types and subtypes and each one can be treated differently. ...Read more

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What're the causes of an irregular heartbeat?

Too many!: There are a plethora of causes for irregular heartbeat! that is why there is a whole specialty that is devoted to finding out the cause (cardiology) best to discuss with your doctor which cause pertains to your case. ...Read more

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Irregular heartbeat in a fetus on ultrasound? Shuoldnt it be treated?

Irregular heartbeat in a fetus on ultrasound? Shuoldnt it be treated?

Depends: There are some fetal cardiac arythmias that needs treatment while in utero, but not all of them. It is recommended to discuss this problem with a maternal fetal medicine specialist that will provide all the necessary info. ...Read more

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How can I get treatment for irregular heartbeats?

How can I get treatment for irregular heartbeats?

Depends on cause: It depends on what type of "irregular" beats you are having. Not all of these require treatment. Recommend talking it over with your primary doctor for starters. ...Read more

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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. ..?

Control the thyroid: I do not know what "pign problem" is. But you need to control the overactive thyroid to control the irreg heartbeat. This will involve medications (eg. Methimazole, b-blockers), and perhaps more permanent treatments such as radioactive iodine or surgery. ...Read more

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Cure 4 irregular heartbeats?

Cure 4 irregular heartbeats?

Depends: The cure for irregular heartbeats, if needed at all, depends on two primary factors: the type and the cause. For evaluation of persistent symptomatic irregular heartbeats follow up with your primary care physician. ...Read more

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What can I do to prevent an irregular heartbeat after exercising?

What can I do to prevent an irregular heartbeat after exercising?

Serious issue: You should not have an irregular heartbeat after exercise and this warrants urgent medical attention. This type of heartbeat can lead to clots and strokes if not properly treated. See a physician immediately for this condition. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I have atrial fibrillation (irregular heartbeat) - can I still go on the pill?

What do you suggest if I have atrial fibrillation (irregular heartbeat) - can I still go on the pill?

Afib/pill: You should have a detailed discussion with your doctor about the implications of atrial fibrillation for you. There is no single answer to this question and it needs to be specific to the individual and their situation. ...Read more

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Can improper breathing habits while being anxious trigger pvc's or a irregular heartbeat?

PVC's: There are many causes of pvc's and stress and stressful conditions is one of them. Other causes may be related to heart or thyroid problems, lack of sleep, electrolyte abnormalities, caffeine, nicotine, recreational drugs, and stimulant medications. ...Read more

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How come I get irregular heartbeat when im relaxed?

Heart abnormality: You may have a section of your heart that is malfunctioning and causing an irregular heartbeat. This is true with atrial fibrillation which is what you may be experiencing. Please see a doctor because untreated it can cause serious issues like blood clots. ...Read more

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Is Irregular Heartbeat And Palpitations Hereditary?

Hereditary: Yes and no;there are many cardiac conditions with a genetic component which include rhythm disturbances, there are also heritable disorders of cardiac electrophysiology;in any given case thus the specifics matter with respect to heritability factors ...Read more

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How can I know if I have irregular heartbeat?

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

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Should I be worried about an irregular heartbeat?

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

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How come I get irregular heartbeat when im relaxed?

Heart abnormality: You may have a section of your heart that is malfunctioning and causing an irregular heartbeat. This is true with atrial fibrillation which is what you may be experiencing. Please see a doctor because untreated it can cause serious issues like blood clots. ...Read more

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How do I find out what is considered an irregular heartbeat?

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

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Power plates with an irregular heartbeat, should I be concerned?

Power plate: Should be little problem with using the power plate with most irregular heartbeats. To be sure more information needed. ...Read more

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How can I know what type o arrythmia do I have? Somedays I feel an irregular heartbeat abt 30% of the day

How can I know what type o arrythmia do I have? Somedays I feel an irregular heartbeat abt 30% of the day

Need medical evaluat: If your pulse is irregular you need to have a medical examination by your pCP. An Electro-cardiogram (EKG) is the best way to start getting a handle over it. Often we need to do a Holter monitoring which records your heart's rhythem over 24 hours or longer. This may be a better test if the EKG is normal. It is not uncommon to have extra heart beats (Ectopics) if yu drink coffee/coke excessively ...Read more

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Sometimes think I forget to breath and this is followed my an irregular heartbeat it happens everyday & I dony know how to tell mygp she doesn't liste?

Mental health: First, you are the consumer. If you want a new gp then go for it. But, it is impossible to forget to breathe. You are experiencing something else. ...Read more

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I have an irregular, irregular heartbeat and leaky valve. What is that exactly.

I have an irregular, irregular heartbeat and leaky valve. What is that exactly.

Atrial fibrillation: Irregilarly irregular heart rhythms tend to imply atrial fibrillation, which shoud be evaluated by a cardiologist. These can occur in the context of valvular leaking (regurgitation). Other causes include thyroid problems, alcohol or stimulant exposure, cardiac enlargement, sleep apnea, extreme physiologic stress. ...Read more

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Is an irregular heartbeat a bad sign?

Not always: But see your physician to determine what kind of arrhythmia you have or don't have. ...Read more

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What can cause an irregular heartbeat?

Too many to list: Sorry for vague answer but there are too many causes to list. Get with a cardiologist to determine type of arrhythmia & potential treatments. ...Read more