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Can pain cause pulse to race?
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Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes..it can
Acute intense pain causes the release of adrenaline and thus can increase heart rate, the degree varies based on individual's pain pain tolerance/threshold.
Chronic pain may not increase heart rate much as the body (heart) is adapted to such condition over an extended period of time. If your heart is persistently high or excessive, it mayb something else and you should consult your doc.. Good lcuk.

In brief: Yes..it can
Acute intense pain causes the release of adrenaline and thus can increase heart rate, the degree varies based on individual's pain pain tolerance/threshold.
Chronic pain may not increase heart rate much as the body (heart) is adapted to such condition over an extended period of time. If your heart is persistently high or excessive, it mayb something else and you should consult your doc.. Good lcuk.
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Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Family Medicine
In brief: Absolutely.
Pain can raise someone's pulse and blood pressure.

In brief: Absolutely.
Pain can raise someone's pulse and blood pressure.
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
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