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The cause of my high resting heart rate couldn't be heart anomaly because I had an echo and they said it was normal? Doesn't that rule it out?

Maybe. The echocardiogram reveals information about the heart's structure and some information about its function. However, it does not necessarily tell the underlying cause of a rapid heartbeat. Such factors as thyroid function, autonomic nervous system function, the release of stress-related substances, medications and substances secreted by rare tumors can cause a rapid pulse. See your doctor. Read more...
Probably. An echocardiogram, if performed by a well-trained individual and interpreted by a knowledegable physician, should exclude structural and functional heart disease. An elevated resting heart rate could be related to anemia, hyperthyroidism, anxiety, certain medications, and other causes. Read more...

To reframe a? About could a high resting heart rate cause weight lose, do to my heart rate is always high and I have lost wt (not on purpose)tryin to ga

Thyroid? An overactive thyroid causes high metabolism, high heart rate and weight loss. Please report these signs to your doc and see if she/he can make a diagnosis. If it's not your thyroid, there are other conditions like anemia that can be ruled out as well. Read more...

What can cause a high resting heart rate of about 80_100? Had echo done, doc said it was ok. Should I worry?

Heart rate. Deconditioning ian a common cause, anemia, over active thyroid, and among other things also normal. Don't be worried. Get on a regular diet and aerobic program and discuss with your doc. Read more...