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Rapid heart beat at rest. Why?

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Dr. Jorge Cheirif
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
14 doctors agree

In brief: Many reasons

There can be multiple reasons, including overactive thyroid, anemia, fever, dehydration, pain, abnormal heart function.

In brief: Many reasons

There can be multiple reasons, including overactive thyroid, anemia, fever, dehydration, pain, abnormal heart function.
Dr. Jorge Cheirif
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Dr. Steven Hill
You probably should see your primary care physician for an evaluation and make sure it is not necessary to treat this.
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
frequent stress & anxiety, by releasing adrenalin, can elevate resting heart rate; see doc for evaluation
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