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Why Is It That I Get A Rapid Heartbeat When I Drink
I have reactive hypoglycemia. And when my sugar is low i start to get a rapid heartbeat. Over 100 beats a minute and its relieved as soon as i drink s?
I get a hard and/or rapid heartbeat for years now, after eating or drinking anything, small amounts or normal, it is off and on, usually in the mornin?
Palpitations: Palpitations is most commonly because of cardiac or psychiatric causes, other causes include side effect of medications or excess tea and coffee or drugs, other causes can be thyroid or other endocrine abnormality. Anemia and fever can also give rise to palpitations in majority of cases it is simple (not dangerous) medical review is required to evaluation and treatment ...Read more
Rapid heart rate: Alcohol is known to have vasodilator properties, as a reflex the heart rate can go up transiently. But if you have been drinking for quite sometime, it damages the heart muscle, you will end up in congestive heart failure and that can also increase the heart rate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Stressing out.: Thinking about things can raise hr - or lower. Pain, fear. Many stimulants and meds can raise heart rate. Peripheral vasodilation as in heat exposure. Low inhaled oxygen content. A good burn or a good anemia. A pulmonary embolism or dehydration or heart attack. None of these are as good as exercise and coffee. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After drinking a lot of soft drinks i get really sick; nauseous, shakes, heavy heart beat, dry mouth and anxious. It last 1 hour. Very worrying?
Stop drinking soda: I recommend stop drinking soft drinks: they are not good for you anyways. Then call your physician for an exam. You might have a reaction to something in the soda, quite possibly related to the sugar or the sugar substitute if it's diet soda. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can I mix claritin, (loratadine) Pepcid complete and drink alcohol? I have the Asian flush as they call it and get rapid heart beat, headache, red flush+warmth.
You can, but…: The Asian flush, as you term it , is caused by an enzyme which makes you metabolize alcohol into acetaldehyde. Since this is a genetic issue, Pepcid and Claritin (loratadine) will not help, although you can take them with alcohol in reasonable doses. Also, there is an increased risk of esophageal cancer with alcohol intake in patients with the Asian flush, so you should avoid regular drinking. Good luck. ...Read more
I often get panic attacks. Rapid heartbeat, face tingly and sense of doom. On Lexapro (escitalopram) but doesn't help. What can I do? Any meds help?
Panic attacks: I'm not sure how long you've been on lexapro, (escitalopram) but it sounds like you and your doctor need to have a conversation about your ongoing symptoms. There are other medicines to work with -- and you should also be in talk therapy since that will increase effectiveness of treatment. If not working with a psychiatrist, consider that too. Be well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Do I have anxiety? when I get frustrated I constantly start to hyperventilate and cry and have an extremely rapid heartbeat. I know this isn't normal
Anxiety shows itself: In may ways. Once can mentally obsess over things that frighten the person or do behaviors to keep danger away, e.g., ritual behaviors, checking and re-checking. Physically there can be heart palpitations, shortness of breath, sweating, sleeplessness, etc. Please go to a mental health professional for support if you think you have an anxiety disorder. See doc to rule out medical conditions. ...Read more
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