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Is Vicodin Bad For Your Heart
Are low doses of prescribed vicodin over a long period of time (1-2 5/500 pills per week for 3-4 years) harmful to the heart in any way?
It depends: It is important to know why you are taking this for such a long time now. Do you have other medical conditions and what is your age? You physician would normally order lab tests to monitor you. ...Read more
Does vicodin pose any risk to the heart when taken in low doses over a long period of time (approx 1-2 5/500 tablets per week for 3-4 years)?
Not likely: These medications are not know to affect the heart directly. You are not taking high doses or high frequencies that would put you at risk for organ injury. Routine check-up with your pcp is the best way to watch for unwanted effects on the organ systems. ...Read more
How come my heart beat fast - I took vicodin - 3 hours later Paxil (paroxetine) and heart started racing?
No idea: There are "idiosyncratic" reactions to drugs, which mean that they are not common and only happen to certain susceptible individuals, usually for reasons that cannot be discovered. Ssri drugs like Paxil (paroxetine) can occasionally produce heart arrhythmias, and you should talk to your doctor. The vicodin is unlikely to have been responsible, although if the vicodin wasn't legally prescribed, anxiety might. ...Read more
Possible reasons why my heart beat fast - I took vicodin - 3 hours later Paxil (paroxetine) and heart started racing?
Not generally: Not generally, but in you, it might. (we're all different, Thank the Lord!). ...Read more
I have gerd. Pain medicines sometimes make my symptoms worse. Today I took two vicodin and 1 tab q, 6 hours apart. I've been having some on and off left side chest pressure/stabbing under my breast. Could it be heart attack or gerd?
Is it bad to take three low dose norco, (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) and loratab or a narcotic together? Heart rate is 80-90's when moving but when sleep goes to low 40's.
Yes: It sounds like you have a drug problem as well as a heart issue. You need to go see your doctor soon. ...Read more
Will norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) try to slow my heart rate while I excersise, my heart rate is fast already. I take norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) for my back.?
I took one norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 5-325 about an hour a go is it normal for your heart to flutter a little bit took the same dose but don't recall this to happen?
Side effect: From the recent study "irregular heartbeat could be caused by norco, (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) especially for people who are female, 50-59 old. The study of 5, 814 people who have side effects while taking norco, (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) among them 178 have irregular heartbeat". ...Read more
I took a half of a 10 mg norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) now im having increased anxiety and im supper tired fat heart rate is thst Normal?
No: A half tablet of norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) should not, in of of itself, cause an anxiety state or increase your heart rate. The hydrocodone could conceiveably cause some fatigue or down feeling however. I would think that your anxiety and some stress cause your described symptoms. Discuss this with your psychiatrist who could best evaluate and advise you. ...Read more
Can norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) cause fast heart beat? Nd feeling of sededation? I have anxiety. Could the norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) make my anxiety worse+
Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) making me feel wired nausea, dizziness, increased heart beat and seadeted feeling. And it's caused some itching I've taking 4 of them since yeste?
Possible: Reaction...Stop taking ; talk to your physician. ...Read more
Too much?: Hard to know how much is "too much". The normal increase in heart rate with sexual arousal is not dangerous. If you already have heart disease or get chest pains with sexual activity get evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
Heart rate: Heart rate is usually not a constant. It goes up and down all the time depending on circumstances. Some people can go too fast or too slow at times. If the heart slows down too much, it can be 'bad'. Slowing down within normal parameters is a normal function. ...Read more
Yes: And bad for your kidneys too. Balance, balance, balance. Low carb, low fat, high protein - none of these make sense. Eat what you enjoy in moderate amount - no supersizing. Eat for hunger, not for boredom or stress. Don't eat mindlessly. Avoid junk food. No snacking after dinner. No binging. If you follow these simple rules, you will lose weight. Aim for 1-2 lbs a week. Visit caloriecount. Com. ...Read more
Good: not smoking, normal weight, daily exercise, normal bp, normal cholesterol, enjoyable work, satisfying relationships, money in the bank;
bad: smoking, mother and father died at 40 of heart attack, death of a spouse, loss of a job, bacon breakfast everyday, big macs. (sorry, I love them too). ...Read more
Is it bad for your heart if you exercise early in the morning. I exercise 5 times per week early in the morning because that is the only free time i?
Not a problem: Not a problem to exercise in the early morning. ...Read more
Hope not: Because I drink a cup of expresso every morning. I think excess in anything is not good. Data about coffee is confusing. Now the are saying can cause urinary leak or incontinence in men. I like the data about improving cognition, decreasing alzheimer's and parkinson's disease and some cancer. Even data about decreasing overall mortality and being cardio protective (decrease heart failure). ...Read more
I love play video games but I know sitting for to long is bad for your heart and many other things over time. How can I still play a lot and be healthy?
2 hours/ day: I agree w dr. Saba, he need to talk with his n, but generally speaking he should not play more than 2 hours/ day. ...Read more
Physiology: Aerobic exercise beneficially impacts the cardiovascular tone of the body (lower bp, lower heart rate, increased cardiac reserve), as well as helps with weight and blood sugar management. Stimulants simply ramp up the heart rate and blood pressure as a direct effect of the chemicals (usually caffeine, but some analogues to Adrenalin are in them, too), without the physiologic benefits. ...Read more
Heard vit E is bad for your heart, I take 1 complete Tocotrienols with Gamma vit E, once a day. Is that bad for me? Heart disease runs in family. Tyvm
Vitamin E: I don't think that vitamin E in small doses like 200-400 units daily is harmful. I recommend 200 units daily which I feel may be helpful for brain health. However if you have any concerns you can get good amounts of vitamin E from many food sources like nuts, vegetable oil, tomato sauces, etc. ...Read more
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