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Rapid heart beat at rest due to tea or heart?

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Dr. Steven Ajluni
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
8 doctors agree

In brief: Tachycardia

Rapid heart rates can be either physiologically appropriate or inappropriate (pathologic).
Examples of physiologic appropriate sinus tachycardia might be fast hr due to stress or caffeine. Pathologic tachycardia can involve a wide spectrum of arrhythmias coming either from the atria or ventricular locations.

In brief: Tachycardia

Rapid heart rates can be either physiologically appropriate or inappropriate (pathologic).
Examples of physiologic appropriate sinus tachycardia might be fast hr due to stress or caffeine. Pathologic tachycardia can involve a wide spectrum of arrhythmias coming either from the atria or ventricular locations.
Dr. Steven Ajluni
Dr. Steven Ajluni
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Can be both

Coffee in excess amounts can stimulate the heart into a rapid heart rate.
Hr can go up with intrinsic problems with the conducting system of the heart.

In brief: Can be both

Coffee in excess amounts can stimulate the heart into a rapid heart rate.
Hr can go up with intrinsic problems with the conducting system of the heart.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
Thank
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