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What foes a high digoxin level mean? Can it cause chest pains?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: NO

A high digoxin level raises the likelihood of digoxin intoxication which is a clinical diagnosis, not a blood sample diagnosis.
Symptoms would include a variety of arrhythmias, nausea, stomach upset, lethargy, depression but not chest pain.

In brief: NO

A high digoxin level raises the likelihood of digoxin intoxication which is a clinical diagnosis, not a blood sample diagnosis.
Symptoms would include a variety of arrhythmias, nausea, stomach upset, lethargy, depression but not chest pain.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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Dr. Ruben Altman
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Ditalis toxicity can cause GI symptoms such as nausea and vomiting, neurological symptoms such as yellow vision, arrhythmias both brady and tachy.
One might have anginal pain with ASHD and a tachyarrhythmia.

In brief: No

Ditalis toxicity can cause GI symptoms such as nausea and vomiting, neurological symptoms such as yellow vision, arrhythmias both brady and tachy.
One might have anginal pain with ASHD and a tachyarrhythmia.
Dr. Ruben Altman
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology

In brief: Vague

The question is too vague.
Blood serum over 2ng/ml??? The blood level is very useful to help regulate the dose of digoxin. If the level is above the therapeutic range, various unpleasant effects occur. Side effects are effected by levels of potassium (K) and magnesium (Mg) among other factors. Chest pain is more likely to be caused by something else. You are likely to be nauseated. There may be rh

In brief: Vague

The question is too vague.
Blood serum over 2ng/ml??? The blood level is very useful to help regulate the dose of digoxin. If the level is above the therapeutic range, various unpleasant effects occur. Side effects are effected by levels of potassium (K) and magnesium (Mg) among other factors. Chest pain is more likely to be caused by something else. You are likely to be nauseated. There may be rh
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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