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What If Your Heart Rate Is Too High
You die: Well, only if it's too low to support life! You mean pretty low but not that low. Some people tolerate a heart rate in the 40's or even 30's with no symptoms. Most often, when the heart rate is that low, one feels fatigue, dizziness, and may even have chest pain or pass out. A dangerously high potassium, thyroid disorder or too much of a medication might cause this. Some require a pacemaker. ...Read more
How can you determine if your blood pressure is high or low when checked and if your heart rate is normal?
Need to know normal: Goal for most patients is to have top blood pressure below 140 (under 135 for diabetics) and bottom pressure under 90 (under 85 for diabetics). It is not unusual to have an occasional blood pressure reading be above this. Goal pulse is 60-100, although not unusual to be in 50's. Medication is presribed to treat the general trend of bp's. ...Read more
Is a heart rate always high if your heart is pounding or can it happen when it's low to normal too?
Yes it can: Heavy pounding of the heart relates more to the force of contraction which is governed by the amount od catecholamines (adrenalin) as well as the volume of blood put out with contraction.. Often times this will lead to a faster heart rate but it doesn't have to. An example would be aortic regurgitation wherein the heart is heavily loaded (preload), from backward filling across aortic valve. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello doctor my heart rate is so fast and BP also high doctors told me that the reason of high BP is your fast heart rate I am 23?
Pick a formula: Lets go with the simplest answers here: according to your name, you are a male and so the easiest answer would be approximately 220 minus your age (around 180 BPM in your case). There is, however substantial variability among people, and this number can vary somewhat; an exercise test on a treadmill can provide the exact answer to your question. ...Read more
Heart rate: Can be normal in a conditioned athelte but consult with a competent physician first ...Read more
Normal: Normal HR = 60-100 at rest.Get a more detailed answer ›
If you are 4 months pregnant and the baby heart rate is low what do the doctor do to raise the heart rate to normal?
There is nothing: that can be done this early in pregnancy. The baby must be at least 23 weeks to be able to survive outside the uterus. All that can be done at this point is to watch it. Close follow up with your OB is obviously very important. That being said, a low heart rate is not necessarily a major problem and is often temporary. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Low rate: A low rate can be a sign of great aerobic conditioning. It can also be a sign of very abnormal cardiac conduction or even dangerously bad metabolic states. ...Read more
Is it possible to have high levels of adrenaline if blood pressure is on low side but heart rate is high (resting 90-105) (exercising 175-200)?
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