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I'm f 22 and having irregular heart beat with chest pains, is this reason to go to the e.R or should I just make an apt?

I'm f 22 and having irregular heart beat with chest pains, is this reason to go to the e.R or should I just make an apt?

ER now: Please get help now. Chest pain, shortness of breath or dizziness can be warning signs when you have irregular heart beats at the same time. ...Read more

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Can metopolo cure irregular heart beat?

Can metopolo cure irregular heart beat?

Depending: It would depend why the medication was prescribed and what the diagnosis is for. It can prevent some abnormal rhythms or irregular types of heartbeats but it is also used to control the rate of other rhythms. ...Read more

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Can I take prednison with irregular heart beat?

Can I take prednison with irregular heart beat?

See your doctor: No see your doctor find out the cause of your irregular heart beat, if Prednisone is rx ed for some other condition speak to the doctor. Follow the advice. ...Read more

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Hi! Is a INR at 1.4 with an irregular heart beat safe.

Hi! Is a INR at 1.4 with an irregular heart beat safe.

This depends...: Your exact heart rhythm diagnosis should be discussed with your doctor. If you have something called atrial fibrillation, an inr of 1.4 is probably too low, and your Coumadin (warfarin) dose should be adjusted appropriately. Otherwise, you may be at risk for a blood clot to form within your heart, which may ultimately cause a stroke. ...Read more

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Hello doctors, what does an irregular heart beat mean?

Hello doctors, what does an irregular heart beat mean?

Palpitation Sx: Palpitations are an awareness of extra heartbeats which most of us have. The sensation can be single or multiple and can sometimes last minutes. Different people may feel other symptoms along with them such as dizzy, lightheaded or short of breath. The palpitations are almost always atrial or ventricular premature beats. Usually benign but they are also found with abnormal hearts. ...Read more

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Irregular heart beat while masturbating, is that normal?

Irregular heart beat while masturbating, is that normal?

Depends: If you're having a run of beats that are clearly abnormal and take your breath away, check with your physician -- if this is the case, it's probably not happening just during this activity. Up to five skipped beats per minute is usually a non-problem. Sexuality is powerful -- if just the thought of someone makes your heart skip a beat, I'm hoping you meet that person in real life. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Can an irregular heart beat be mistaken and be anxiety?

Can an irregular heart beat be mistaken and be anxiety?

It can.: Arrhythmia can give you palpitations, speed up your heart rate and drop your blood pressure. The symptoms one feels could easily be confused with anxiety. The diagnosis can be made easily with an ekg or holter monitor study. ...Read more

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I have anxiety plus having irregular heart beat, what to do?

I have anxiety plus having irregular heart beat, what to do?

Irregular heart beat: Need to undergo ekg, holter or event monitor to identify your arrhythmia. It should be treated. Anxiety could increase ventricular rate especially in the setting of irregular heart beat. Then you need to get antianxiety medications. Consult your physician to get systematic work-up. Also you need to check your thyroid harmone levels. ...Read more

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I was wondering is an irregular heart beat bad? Could it become deadly?

I was wondering is an irregular heart beat bad? Could it become deadly?

Perhaps: An ekg will help sort out the risk. An irregular heart beat may represent atrial fibrillation which can increase the risk of stroke, heart attack and death. This is very serious but not all irregular beats are so serious. You should be checked out by your doctor. ...Read more

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Left side of body feels weird, irregular heart beat. What do these symptoms sound like?

Left side of body feels weird, irregular heart beat. What do these symptoms sound like?

Irregular heart beat: You need detailed work up. You could be having atrial fibrillation. They are more prone to transient ischemic attacks and strokes. It could cause your symptoms. Also need to rule out blocks in heart arteries. You need to consult your physician. ...Read more

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What are the solutions to an irregular heart beat? What causes the heart to skip and what is the cure?

What are the solutions to an irregular heart beat? What causes the heart to skip and what is the cure?

Irregular Heart Beat: There are many causes. If you are symptomatic it can be treated with medications. If it is refractory then ablation is a choice. ...Read more

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My son age 10 was diagnosed with slight irregular heart beat and slight high heart pressure what could cause this problem?

My son age 10 was diagnosed with slight irregular heart beat and slight high heart pressure what could cause this problem?

Needs further evalua: A 10 year old with high blood pressure and irregular heart beat can be normal but I would have concerns if no obvious reason for the blood pressure. If he is of normal weight, is able to keep up with kids his own age while playing and has had no breathing or blue in the face episodes, he is likely ok but I would have someone listen to his heart, get a cxr, and consider an ekg or further testing. ...Read more

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Is an irregular heart beat always atrial fib?

Is an irregular heart beat always atrial fib?

No: It could be PVC, PAC, different hear blocks to name a few. Then best thing is to get an ECG to identify the exact rhythm to identify the cause. ...Read more

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Irregular heart beat?

Irregular heart beat?

Possibly extra beats: A simple electrocardiogram might help ease your mind. The most common cause is benign extra beats. Theoretically it could be something else, but this is one of the best uses for an ekg. ...Read more

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What can be a cause for irregular heart beat?

What can be a cause for irregular heart beat?

Check out this link.: Get reassurance and a concrete answer from your dr. Take care! Http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/heart-arrhythmias/ds00290/dsection=causes. ...Read more

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Can you exercise with an irregular heart beat?

Can you exercise with an irregular heart beat?

Likely: It would depend on the type, cause, and symptoms you have. Also any treatment you are on would need to be considered. Definitely a discussion worth having with your doctor. ...Read more

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Is an irregular heart beat with a slow heart dangerous?

Is an irregular heart beat with a slow heart dangerous?

SEE YOUR DOCTOR: Arrythmias are heart rhythm disturbances which can be dangerous but controlled with medication and or interventional procedures. Talk with your doctor. ...Read more