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My heart rate is between 96-108 while I am not resting. Is that tacyhcardia. I weigh 270 and I am 18 years old?

My heart rate is between 96-108 while I am not resting. Is that tacyhcardia. I weigh 270 and I am 18 years old?

Tachycardia: Tachycardia is a term for heart rate over 100 beats per minute, so yes, for part of your non-rest heartrate, it is a tachycardia.

There are numerous causes for a tachycardia- some more worrisome than others.
The most common is sinus tachycardia- that is, simply physical movement or mental stress increasing heart rate over 100 bpm. ...Read more

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My bp has been 97/68 and I have tachyardia but my bp has been low for two days now what should I do?

My bp has been 97/68 and I have tachyardia but my bp has been low for two days now what should I do?

Salt and Hydration: If your health is otherwise normal and you are in the second or third trimester it sounds like you are having a physiological response to dehydration. You could eat more salt and hydrate with water and electrolyte containing fluids but I would check with your obstetrician first. ...Read more

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What causes taccycardia? I don't do drugs.

What causes taccycardia? I don't do drugs.

Many things: It varies from benign conditions like sinus tachycardia from exercise toconditions with dehydration or anemia, hyperthyroidism and cardiac arrthymias. Get checked out. ...Read more

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What is sinus tachacardia?

What is sinus tachacardia?

Fast normal heart bt: Sinus tachycardia is a normal heart beat at >100 beats per minute. ...Read more

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What is sinus tachhycardia?

What is sinus tachhycardia?

FAST RATE: Sinus tachycardia means heart rate greater than 100 BPM but the rhythm is normal. ...Read more

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What is sinus tachiardia. What causes it?

What is sinus tachiardia. What causes it?

Tachy: Heart rhythm originating from the sinoatrial node with an elevated rate of impulses, defined as a rate greater than 100 beats/min (bpm) in an average adult.
This can be cause by situations that require an increase in cardiac output. Exercise for example.
It would be abnormal if you are resting for example and you have increased heart rate.
Others: Hyperthyroidism, Stimulants, Coffee, RedBull etc. ...Read more

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What causes tachycardia?

What causes tachycardia?

Many things: Many things can cause tachycardia: medications, lack of medications, street drugs, withdrawal from drugs, hormone problems, infections, stress, pain, life, heart disease, dehydrations, normal variant...See your doctor to have the cause individually explored and treated as necessary. Good luck. ...Read more

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What exactly is tachycardia?

What exactly is tachycardia?

A general term: A very general term. It means fast heart beat. It can be from the atria or top chambers and or lower chambers the ventricles. The work up should include a thorough history and physical, labs, echo of the heart and a holter. If needed a stress test and posibly a ep study. ...Read more

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Is the tachycardia dangerous?

Is the tachycardia dangerous?

Depends: On the cause and the specific type. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Can COPD make taccycardia worse?

Yes: Yes, it can. COPD is often associated with a variety of tachycardia types, including atrial fibrillation. It's important to get an ECG or holter monitor to define what type of tachycardia you are having. ...Read more

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Rebound tachycardia, what to do?

Rebound tachycardia, what to do?

Need more info: Do you mean "Recurrent" tachycardia or is there a medication that when you stop leads to "rebound" tachycardia? ...Read more

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What are reasons for tachycardia?

What are reasons for tachycardia?

Tachycardia: Most resting heart rate normals are 80 to 100 bpm. Some people's resting heart rate is higher. Abnormal reasons for higher resting heart rate include anemia, hyperthyroidism, fever, ongoing inflammation or infection, dehydration and there is also a pathologic sinus tachycardia condition. You'd need to see a dr. And be evaluated if you're worried about your resting heart rate. ...Read more

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What to do in cases of tachycardia?

What to do in cases of tachycardia?

Depends what tachyca: 33 years old with tachy. Options of therapy depends on what kind of tachycardia. There is several kinds of supra ventricular tachycardia. Some treated with medications & others with procedure called ablation. Also there are some kind of supra ventricular tachycardia that is a result of other conditions such as anemia or thyroid. Ventricular tach is more serious than supra ventricular tachycardia ...Read more

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Does coconut water affect tacycardia?

Does coconut water affect tacycardia?

No: If it is natural coconut milk without any additives, then it will have no affect on any type of tachycardia. Also no interactions with any meds used to treat tachycardia syndromes. So....Enjoy! ...Read more

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Does COPD lead to taccycardia attacks?

Does COPD lead to taccycardia attacks?

Possible: Severe COPD can be associated with multi-focal atrial tachycardia. Additionally, hypoxia from severe COPD with exacerbation will elicit a reflexive tachycardia. Atrial fibrillation has also been associated with copd. See a doctor, and obtain an electrocardiogram to evaluate. ...Read more

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Can tachycardia cause you to pass out?

Can tachycardia cause you to pass out?

Occasionally: Normally, tachycardia is your bodies response to prevent your body passing out. A condition called ventricular tachycardia, is rare in otherwise healthy hearts, but often leads to passing out. Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT); however, uncommonly leads to passing out. When it does, it's usually due to Tachy-Brady syndrome, especially in the elderly or while on rate slowing medications. ...Read more

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How can I tell of my taccycardia is svt?

How can I tell of my taccycardia is svt?

Svt: Best to ask your doc. An ECG obtained during your tachycardia will be necessary. Thus might be done with an ECG, Holter or event recorder, rarely an ILR. ...Read more

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What actually causes long term tachycardia?

Tachycardia: Tachycardia is caused by many factors, and there is sinus tachycardia which can be caused due to anxiety, panic attacks, exercising of any kind, certain medications, overactive thyroid.Then there is supraventricular or atrial tachycardia due to defect in the rhythm process of heart for which you need to find the cause and treatment through cardiologist. I f you have long term tachycardia see your md. ...Read more

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34 years old I have tachycardia everynight?

Nightly tachycardia: Tachycardia (rapid hear beat) can be part of an expected response to exercise, anxiety, fever and some medications, but nightly tachycardia is likely not normal. Causes can include anemia, over active thyroid, electrical problems in the heart, caffeine intake, stimulant use. Best to see a doctor for examination and appropriate tests. ...Read more

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Do symptoms like tachycardia go away quickly?

Do symptoms like tachycardia go away quickly?

Type of tachycardia?: Depends on how fast your heart rate is & why it's fast. Maximum normal heart rate depends on age: up to 200 in teenagers, about 150 by age 70. Recovery of normal hr following exercise is an indication of your state of fitness and the health of your heart. While abnormal heart rhythms may terminate suddenly, normal heart rhythms slow down over several minutes. Rapid hr may persist for many reasons. ...Read more

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Can tachycardia cause you to be passing out!?

Yes: Yes... If your heart rate is fast enough to impair cardiac output. This is age dependent and also depends on other diseases. Tachycardia could be sinus tachycardia or caused by other tacchyarrhythmias. ...Read more

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What is brady-tachycardia? How serious is it?

What is brady-tachycardia? How serious is it?

Brady/tachy: There is a common syndrome called brady/tachy syndrome also called sick sinus syndrome which has both tachy and bradycardia as parts of the problem. ...Read more

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What? Do you do if diagnosed with tachycardia?

What? Do you do if diagnosed with tachycardia?

Depends: On the cause and other medical conditions. Sometimes medications are needed. A full cardiac evaluation is usually needed including an echocardiogram.Ekg, good history and physical and some tyoe of monitoring either holter or event monitor. Seeyour doctor. ...Read more

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What should I do if diagnosed with tachycardia?

Tachycardia: Ask your doctor to explain it to you and what you need to do. ...Read more

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What happens if you exercise? With? Tachycardia?

What happens if you exercise? With? Tachycardia?

Exercise: When you exercise both your heart rate and blood pressure increase, usually the heart rate first then the blood pressure. If you have a history of an arrhythmia, then your heart rate can increase during exercise, or more commonly after exercise. ...Read more

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Is excerise ok for someone who has tachycardia?

Is excerise ok for someone who has tachycardia?

For benign: Tachycardia (normal heart!!!) exercise (conditioning)with proper supervision will eventually SLOW the heart rate!


Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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