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What actually causes long term tachycardia?

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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What are the long term effects of chronic hyperventilation syndrome?

What are the long term effects of chronic hyperventilation syndrome?

Hmmm...: In physiologic terms, hyperventilation-- chronically-- could not occur due to mechanisms to preserve acid base status on respiratory drive. Respiratory alkalemia (low carbon dioxide) generally leads people to stop breathing in attempt to allow co2 levels to rise. Do you have gen. Anxiety as diagnosis? ...Read more

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What are the long term side effects of chronic hyperventilation syndrome?

Chronic hyperventila: I agree with dr. Tidman, , u can try to relax and breath slowly , if u r not successful. See u pcp , good lick. ...Read more

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Does anyone know the long term implications of hyponatremia?

Does anyone know the long term implications of hyponatremia?

Seizures and Death: Without adequate treatment, hyponatremia has serious complications. This condition can lead to mental fatigue, seizures and eventually death. Therefore it must be treated aggressively once diagnosed by a healthcare professional. ...Read more

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What causes a long term cough besides the lungs?

What causes a long term cough besides the lungs?

Many things: Acid reflux , post nasal drip, foreign body choking. ...Read more

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Long term treatment for asthma .what is that mean exactly?

Long term treatment for asthma .what is that mean exactly?

Need MD follow-up: Long-term treatment for asthma includes the use of an inhaler, most often containing a steroid (like cortisol); medicines that reduce the amount of spasm of airways (like Singulair), a "rescue inhaler" like albuterol whenever you are going to do strenuous exercise or be exposed to dust or mold, and very aggressive treatment of respiratory infections often with steroids. Need doctor management. ...Read more

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What is the reason vasodilators not have a long term effect?

What is the reason vasodilators not have a long term effect?

Metabolism: The medications or exercize have time limited effects. Medications are used, changed excreted by kidneys or liver. Exercize is a great vasodilator, but stops with end of exercize ...Read more

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What are the long term effects of congenital hypoxia?

What are the long term effects of congenital hypoxia?

Depends on variables: Hypoxia at birth is relative, as all babies have lower oxygen content in the womb before delivery & the slower metabolism of the unborn is able to tolerate it.After delivery, baby works to breathe, maintain their heat & blood sugar & must increase their blood oxygen content. The duration of any oxygen deprivation after delivery effects amount of injury from none to lots. It takes time to tell. ...Read more

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What is the long term effects of taking heart burn medication like prilosec? I heard it can thin your hair? Is this true? Any other long term effects?

What is the long term effects of taking heart burn medication like prilosec? I heard it can thin your hair? Is this true? Any other long term effects?

Yes.: Long term use of proton pump inhibitors like Prilosec can decrease your ability to digest and absorb food...Therefore they may lead to bone loss and vitamin/mineral deficiencies. Please see your doctor to discuss reflux and other treatments. ...Read more

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What long term effect does a cardiac arrest have on your heart?

What long term effect does a cardiac arrest have on your heart?

Depends: On degree of damage or not. If with heart attack and dead muscle it can be severe. If a chemical issue, and no damage the heart may be fine. ...Read more

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How dangerous is bone conditioning? What are the safer ways of conditioning bones without long term ill effects?

How dangerous is bone conditioning? What are the safer ways of conditioning bones without long term ill effects?

Confused : Not sure what you mean by bone conditioning? Please explain. You are 25 and have bone bruising) from what and which bones? What treatment exactly has been recommended for you? ...Read more

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What causes fluid retention with longer term nsaids? (and what do they mean by "long term"?)

What causes fluid retention with longer term nsaids? (and what do they mean by "long term"?)

NSAIDS: Long term term means greater than one month. They affect the tiny arteries of the kidneys and cause the kidneys to be less efficient and slow clearing of fluid. ...Read more

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What are some long term and short term effects of coronary artery diesease?

What are some long term and short term effects of coronary artery diesease?

Heart attack, failur: The "short term effects" of coronary artery disease (CAD), which is plaque build-up in the heart's arteries, are heart attack or sudden cardiac death from plaque rupturing. The "long term effects" are weakened heart muscle (failure) / ischemic cardiomyopathy from lack of effective blood flow & chest pain with exertion (chronic angina). 1/2 of pts with CAD are diagnosed by heart attack. TTYD if so. ...Read more

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What are trichomoniasis long term effects?

What are trichomoniasis long term effects?

Complications: Long term complications of untreated trichomoniasis include the development of pelvic inflammatory disease in women. Complications in both men ; women can ^ risk of infertility. Infection during pregnancy leads to risk for low birth weight, respiratory ; genital infections in the baby, early delivery ; infection within the uterus. ...Read more

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What long term effects does a ruptured appendix cause?

What long term effects does a ruptured appendix cause?

Variable: The immediate complication rate is much higher for a rutured appendix and there is a small mortality rate associated with it. Assuming that you are past the acute stage, most people do well. Fertility may be decreased in some women after appendiceal rupture and peritonitis and bowel obstruction may be slightly more common in both sexes, but most patients do well in the long run. ...Read more

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How is treatment of channelopathies (specifically long qt syndrome) different from arrhythmias?

How is treatment of channelopathies (specifically long qt syndrome) different from arrhythmias?

Cardiodefibrillator: An implantable cardiodefibrilator is recommended for patients with strong familial history of sudden cardiac death in .Childhood or unexplained history of syncope or fainting type 1 and 2 often respond to beta blockers to prevent recurrent attacks but not in type 3 which is due to mutation in the sodium channel rather than in the potassium channels. ...Read more

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Is daily sex bad? What can it cause? What are the long term effects?

Absolutely NOT!: Daily sex is up to the individual(s). It really can't cause anything if appropriate for the individual and the occasion and with the proper precautions. Long term effects are eternal bliss and a good attitude! here's to your continued good health! ...Read more