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I have a slight ringing in my ear and an irregular hard pounding heartbeat?

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Dr. Cory Annis
Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

In brief: Check it out

This particular combination of symptoms suggests an anxiety or panic attack.
However, irregular heart beat should always be checked out. Thyroid disease, chemical imbalances, medications can produce this, but also too much caffeine, nicotine, alcohol, stress, or too little sleep. Find out. The older you are , the greater the chance it could be serious.

In brief: Check it out

This particular combination of symptoms suggests an anxiety or panic attack.
However, irregular heart beat should always be checked out. Thyroid disease, chemical imbalances, medications can produce this, but also too much caffeine, nicotine, alcohol, stress, or too little sleep. Find out. The older you are , the greater the chance it could be serious.
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