My 7 year old son experiences heavy and fast heart beats after eating a meal?

Holter. There are several possibile mechanisms for this condition. Swallowing may alter the autonomic tone , as can digestion. Atrial distension can result in fast heart beat after meals. Most experts recommend a holter 24 hour monitor to document the type of rhythm. If atrial, ablation may cure the condition.

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Pounding fast heart beat up to 140 after eating. Feels like I need to burp and burns. Can reflux cause this? Holter monitor says normal rhythm

Yes it can. Would avoid using Tom's, is increase calcium can also increased symptoms of heartburn., Also be careful of the type of foods you eat that may increase gastric acidity. You may want to work with the integrative medicine doctor, who can look at your anxiety, heartburn, heart rate issues. S/he can create a plan for you to work at reducing your current symptoms faster by also integrating mind/body methods like meditation and lifestyle management. Read more...
140 is too. High for reflux and too high for normal and needs more work up. Read more...

My son who is only 36 months old has a very fast heart beat. His stool content partial blood strain after defication.?

Fast heart beat. The fast heart beat and blood in his stool may be related or two very distinct and separate signs. I would recommend that you take him to his pediatrician and have him evaluated for his bloody stools, and to determine if he has a normal, but fast, heart rhythm (due to dehydration, anemia, stress, etc.) versus a truly abnormal heart rhythm (much less common). Read more...
Check his Hemoglobin. If he is passing several stool with blood he can be anemic and his fast heart rate secondary to the anemia. Other thing to do an ECG at his pediatrician office. Read more...

I am 20 years old and have been having a really fast heart beat with blacked out vision and will break out in a cold sweat. Should I see a doctor?

Yes. See an md right away. Your symptoms definitely sound heart related. Many conditions can cause a rapid heart rate and its important to have an accurate diagnosis so treatment can be started. Read more...
Yes. Your symptoms sound heart related. You will need a complete physical, ekg, and lab work to rule out medical conditions like thyroid disease. Your doctor may want to place you on a holter monitor to 'capture' the fast heartbeat, and prescribe medications to keep your heart rate under control, or treat any underlying medical conditions. See a doctor asap! Read more...

Hello dr, when I walk fast I feel double fast heart beat in my neck and my heart starts fluttering very quilckly, im a girl, 27 years old, why is that?

Fast heart rate. This is not a normal situation, and there are many possibilities. You need to make an appointment to see your doctor about this condition to obtain a diagnosis and see if you need treatment. Read more...

A 7 year old child has heart disease... Symptoms of as below :- (nail color turns blue high speed heart beats if he walks for a long way or play?

Confusing question. These sx could be heart or lung disorder in their origin & it is not clear whether you are asking if it is heart or just stating he has it.The heart rate should always beat faster with exertion. Please start over & provide information about what you know & ask a clear question. Questions are not linked on the site, so start from the beginning. Read more...
More Info Please. I am not certain what your question is, but i share your concern about your child. Cyanotic (i.e. Turning blue") heart disease can be serious and requires very close monitoring with often complex case. Please discuss these issues with the child's pediatric cardiologist as soon as possible. And please write back with more information so we can be of further assistance. Read more...

I have hard and fast heart beats after standing sitting eating and walking around. It all has started after my first panic attack one year ago.

Heartbeat. Please start by seeing your doc to rule out/identify medical conditions. Then please see a mental health pro such as a clinical psychologist who specializes in mood disorders like panic attacks. Heartbeat and breathing are common areas panic and anxiety magnify and your mind has become focused on them. Lots of reasons to hope. Peace and good health. Read more...