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60-100 bpm.: Assuming the underlying heart rhythm is normal, a heart rate between 60 and 100 bpm would be considered normal at rest. Would go above 100 temporarily with activity, and may be under 60 at rest in someone who’s athletic. So assuming the underlying heath rhythm is normal, this would not be tachycardia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
30f w/svt & high bp. Can you build tolerance to propranolol? Bp & hr doing well initially; BP still scaling down but resting hr's climbing back up.
Echo, X-ray, blood work, stress test all normal. Will take CCBs for the PVCs but worried about lowering heart rate at rest (avg rest rate 53).
Can/bradycardia : There are several CCBs that will decrease PVCs very effectively, that when monitored properly will not significantly further lower your pulse. It's a matter of effectiveness vs side effects. I take it those PVCs are causing you symptoms? If not, in a healthy person with normal anatomical/functional heart there is no reason to treat these... ...Read more
Woke up 5am BP 73/50 hr 83. Bp 80s/50s & hr~94 all day. Well hydrated, yet dizzy/shaky/headache/chest pain. Temp 97.2 @6pm. Need urgent help raise bp.?
Get checked: If I am not mistaken you also have problem with severely fluctuating blood sugars, you really need to check with your doctor it sound like you have serious medical problem and you shouldn't try to treat yourself. If your blood glucose going down to 40th and your blood pressure drops so significantly you might have a tumor or serious endocrine problem, go to your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Constant low BP 100/60 pulse rate 85-90 lightheadedness, salty food work for short time then BP dropped again, already did echo, ecg, stress test normal?
Sitting pulse 80-90, standing pulse 100-110, presyncope while walking or exercise, normal blood pressure, 27 yrs old. Dangerous pulse?
Syndrome: I would suggest you get an evaluation to be sure whether there is valvar or other problem associated with your 'presyncope'. The information numbers you provided are less concerning than the fact of the symptom of presyncope. ...Read more
21 male, resting hr 45, recovery hr 60, excellent hr variabillity. Chest pressure, dizzyness and tiredness occur, also when hr is above 50 in rest?
More info: Young, healthy people often have resting heart rates in the 40-60 beat per minute range, and rates in the 60-90 range are also common and of no concern. Your symptoms of "chest pressure, dizziness, and tiredness" are not likely related to your resting heart rate. See your doctor to discuss symptoms, and be ready to tell him/her many details about your symptoms (when, how long, causes, etc). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nadolol changed to carvedilol 6.25 am12.5PM;resting rate 60s; exertional 100-120;IST back? If so, y isn't rest rate increased?my low BP stable so far.
On/off lightheadedness. Tsh of 2.98, BP 118/63 (no meds), normal EKG and lab work. Resting hr 50, well hydrated. Docs can't seem to resolve.?
Could be unrelated: To bp. Further evaluated warranted.Get a more detailed answer ›
Observe syncope. Baseline BP 115/73, hr 88 bpm. During tilt 70 : BP stable, hr 112 bpm. During isuprel (isoproterenol) : BP 92/78, hr 175 bpm. Thoughts? Is it normal?
Can be: This is not an extreme response. You may simply need to increase your fluid and salt intake particularly during your periods. ...Read more
Male 22, resting heart rate 50. Also have postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. Will midodrine lower my resting hr even more?
Midodrine is a: Stimulant of Alpha adrenergic receptors. As a side effect can cause severe bradycardia. This drug have been use to treat severe intractable pots. You should be follow by an endocrinologist familiar with pots and all drugs and side effects use for the treatment. You should discuss the above treatment with your doctor, and close follow important if the decision is to use it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Blood Pressure: 117/68
Resting Heart Rate Sitting: 75bpm - 85bpm
Exercise everyday. Friend's sitting resting heart: 70bpm - 75bpm why? Heart Disease?
Variation: There can be a lot of variation between individuals resting heart rates. In general, the more "fit" you are cardiovascular wise, the lower your resting heart rate will be; so you friend may be a bit more "fit" than you. But in reality that's a very small difference and if many factors may contribute to day to day variations. Neither of those heart rate ranges suggest "heart disease". ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My resting supine blood pressure is 114/54 and sitting 122/64. Have pots, is it safe to try fludrocortisone with them BP readings? Dont want high bp
Yes: We put women who have pregnancy induced hypertension on bed rest to lower their blood pressure. We have receptors in our neck called baroreceptors that raise our blood pressure when we are upright. In some people, especially the elderly, these don't work well and it takes longer for their blood pressure to reset when they stand up. ...Read more