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What Is Lbbb Due To Chemo
Often permanent: I have only seen it once in a patient who developed lbbb with a viral infection/myocarditis and several weeks following resolution of the illness, the lbbb also resolved. Otherwise, al other cases so far have been "permanent finding." it is not a dangerous thing, just a bit difficult to interpret when you are actively having issues with your heart such as a heart attack. Worry not anita. Good luck. ...Read more
BP great, LBBB diagnosed, cath was excellent w/slightly elevated EDP, no dyastolic dys. What causes it if all else is perfect? Is caffeine bad for it?
My concern,knowing BP 119/68 (avg),EF 55%, mildly elevated EDP/20-25mm, LBBB, plumbing great, no pain but sob w/exertion should I still exercise? All started in the past few years, am I deteriorating
61yr.fem.w/LBBB-take 12.5/AM, 12.5/PM Metoprolol Tar. Can I up to 25/AM,25/PM for stress of 8 day trip to Ireland, or as/if needed, temporarily?
You have not said: what you take the Metoprolol for. Your current dose is very small but it is not for stress it is for cardiac or vascular reasons. LBBB will not affect the consideration for dosage adjustment. Your blood pressure and heart rate are bigger considerations. You need to check with your prescriber to determine why you are on low dose and if it is safe for YOU. Without knowing your medical history, No. ...Read more