Does anyone know if broken heart syndrome can cause a high level of anxetiy?

ANXIETY BHS. Actually streesfull anxiety which relases harmful stress hormones, so anxiety and stress of death of a loved one or breakup or long term stress i the cause and not affect of bhs.

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How likely is it that broken heart syndrome causes the heart to stop whithout symptoms?

Broken heart. Broken heart syndrome is thought to be caused by a sudden huge surge of adrenaline which can cause a severe but usually temporary weakening of the heart pumping. It is also called takotsubo cardiomyopathy. The heart does not stop with this condition but there is a small risk of ventricular fibrillation (aka cardiac arrest) where the heart beats very fast and needs a shock to restore it to normal. Read more...

What is the cause of broken heart syndrome? Is it a serious condition or life threatening

Stress. While it is not known for sure, there is speculation about the effects of a sudden surge of stimulants in blood such as adrenaline and nor-adrenalin, leading to dysfunction of part of the heart muscle (specifically, part of the left ventricle actually). This condition is usually reversible, we do use beta blockers most often to slow down the heart and lessen the presumed effect of the stimulants. Read more...
Broken heart . Broken heart syndrome is a temporary heart condition brought on by stressful situations, such as the death of a loved one. People with it may have sudden chest pain or think they're having a heart attack. But unlike a heart attack, there's no blood clot in any heart artery. Part of the heart temporarily enlarges and doesn't pump well. With rest and temporary heart meds, recovery in 1-2 months. Read more...

Could panic attacks cause broken heart syndrome?

I's not sure. What you mean by broken heart syndrome. It sounds like someone being upset about the end of a relationship. I doubt that it has anything to do with panic attacks. Read more...

I was put on toprol (metoprolol) and cozaar due to broken heart syndrome 2 yrs ago BP was low so stopped cozaar then toprol (metoprolol) now BP is good pulse is too high?

Need more info. First, what do you mean by pulse too high? Normal pulse is 60-100. What is your pulse you are concerned about? Second, congrats on feeling better after having suffered broken heart syndrome. Please consult your physician regarding your beta blocker and the need to continue since your pulse "may" be high. Third, we need to determine "why" your pulse may be high. Best wishes. Read more...

Can constant anxiety and panic attacks cause broken heart syndrome in a 19 year old?

Yes. Don't let it. It's possible but it's probably avoidable w/ good psychotherapy and perhaps medication. If it happens, it's treated much like a heart attack by the ER and you'd probably be admitted for treatment. With a basically healthy heart, you'd likely heal well. Read: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/broken-heart-syndrome/basics/definition/con-20034635 Seek Tx! Read more...