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Nitroglycerine Contraindicated Bradycardia Heart
Not really: Bradycardia is not an absolute contraindication to nitro. ...Read more
Slow heart rate, also called bradycardia, is defined as a resting heart rate (pulse) less than 60 beats per minute. Having a heart rate less than 60 is not necessarily abnormal. In fact, people in good cardiovascular shape have a low heart rate. People with certain heart conditions may take medications which lower the heart rate as one of ...Read more
Get seen: Some folks are born with problems with the av node and its branches ("right bundle branch block", etc.), or a tiny heart attack or a bit of amyloid or a few other things can cause troubles here as well. A cardiologist visit's probably in order, and you may end up chatting about whether you want an electronic pacemaker. ...Read more
I was recently diagnosed with bradycardia and I am concerned about my heart rate bottomiing out at 23bpm. Should I be worried? Worried
Yes: This condition should be managed by an experience cardiologist, and it is possible you may need a pacemaker. ...Read more
A person with bradycardia will show heart rates lower than 60bpm during all day and all normal activities or just when resting? Thanks
It depends: Bradycardia by definition is a heart rate of less than 60. Many people with this have a resting rate of 60 which increases with excercise. Some do not. It would depend if the cause is a normal varient, a medication, or a heart problem. Seek physician evaluation. ...Read more
Will show a person with bradycardia heart rates less than 60bpm meanly during all normal activities or just when resting or lying at bet? Thanks
Bradycardia: Hi, Oscar! Bradycardia just means "HRGet a more detailed answer ›
Pacemakers: Pacemakers are the treatment for non-reversible bradycardia. ...There are many instances of bradycardia are reversible (medicines) or temporary. ...Read more
Sick Sinus syndrome: Sick sinus syndrome could explain this. In this situation the heart's natural pacemaker doesn't work properly ...Read more
Unlikely, but please check with your primary doctor regarding bradycardia and melatonin.
Should be OK - please let me know. ...Read more
Depends: Some bradycardia can due to medicines called beta blockers, or a natural effect of good conditioning as seen in athletes. However, it can be a sign of serious heart disease impairing the electrical system of the heart. See your health care provider to evaluate the causes. ...Read more
None: None, in relation to bradycardia.Get a more detailed answer ›
Heart self regulates: There is not really any way to regulate your own heart, unfortunately. I would follow your OB's advice. If a specialist followup is necessary then see a cardiologist. ...Read more
Consider 24-48 hour: Monitoring yourself with a 24 or 48 hour monitor would be a better tool for evaluation of your bradycardia. If it doesn’t occur every24-48 hours, there are monitors you can wear for weeks. Of course, following with your doctor to review medications and labs is a must. ...Read more
Does it happen that people are in sinus bradycardia while having heart failure? Without medication?
Can bradycardia cause memory loss? So for instance if you had a slow heart rate yesterday that you can't remember it well the next day?
My Holter Monitor showed 1596 Bradycardia events (under 50 bpm) in 48 hours and 2356 pauses between 2.02-2.5 seconds. Lowest Heart rate was 27.
Talk to cardiology: I am assuming that you have symptomatic bradycardia, and that was the reason you had a Holter study done. Now, I don't know how long your HR stayed at 27, but even 40 is too low. This isn't something that can wait, call your doctor and develop an action plan today. If after hours ask to speak to the on call doc for that office. ...Read more
My mom also has familial hypertriglyceridemia and bradycardia? Are there any meds that she can take for bradycardia? Her heart rate goes down to 36bpm.
Pacer: Your mother needs to see cardiologist. May be she needs pacemaker. ...Read more
Depends: It depends on the cause and if there are any symptoms from the bradycardia. Many athletes have a resting bradycardia. This reflects their excellent conditioning and requires no treatment. In other cases a slow heart rate can be seen with hypothyroidism which is treated by adding thyroid meds. Others may have a slow heart rate indicating a conduction system abnormality and require a pacemaker. ...Read more
I go from tachycardia of 120-160 to bradycardia 49bpm. What could cause these huge alterations in heart rate? Always at rest.
Multiplr issies: Cardiac irregulariities must be seen and checked with EKGs, Holter monitoring and blood tests- multiple contributing issues- address with your cardiologist. ...Read more
Can a patient with diagnosed heart failure wear a nitroglycerine patch (transdermal route) for years under a cardiologist's care?
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