Does acid reflux cause heart palpitations?

Possible cause. Acid reflux can be associated with heart palpitations. Both conditions are so relatively common that proving a relationship when both are present is difficult.
No. Unless its not acid reflux but heart problem.

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Should acid reflux ever cause heart palpitations? If so how is it possible?

GERD can Cause Palp. The esophagus sits immediately posterior to the heart . Acidic irritation in the esophagus could elicit palpitations by local inflammation and irritation as well as by increasing adrenergic tone because of associated pain and anxiety. Read more...

Out of breath, palpitations, heart vibration and acid reflux after eating (n.B lately discovered I have a 3rd heart sound.) what could it be?

Your probably fine. A third heart sound in a 20 year old can be normal. While its hard to say not to go to the er with your symptoms (given the litigious nature of our medical system) i can say, unless you have a significant family or personal history of heart problems, or use drugs, your risk of a significant heart problem is minimal at your age. I would go to the er if it got worse otherwise your regular doc asap. Read more...
Symptoms. Your symptoms could be caused by a number of things some physiologic some psychologic. You should get checked out by a doc to evaluate your state. The third heart sound in you could be 'physiologic' or abnormal, another thing to check. Read more...

I take prilosec daily but have recently been feeling breakthrough heartburn, reflux in my throat and frequent heart palpitations. What else can I do?

Have your. Doctor consider other possibilities. Eosinophilic esophagitis and functional dyspepsia can cause the same symptoms. You may need an endoscopy to better evaluate. . Read more...
This needs. an evaluation by a Gastroenterologist.. You may have GERD and structural abnormalities in your lower esophagus (gullet). Endoscopy and Acid studies will probably be indicated. In the meantime you could add OTC PEPCID (famotidine) AC but see the expert!!!!!! Good Luck Hope this helps you! Dr Z. Read more...

What can I do? : acid reflux and heart palpitation?

Associated diet? Caffeine is the most common substance associated with heart arrhythmias (palpitations). Some people feel heart palpitations when they drink coffee or tea or eat chocolate. Red wine and eating too much can bring about symptoms in others. These rhythm problems are rarely serious. Most of these foods also cause reflux, but by a different mechanism. See primary doctor for further evaluation. Read more...