1 doctor weighed in:
What would cause a low pulse rate on an elderly person?
1 doctor weighed in

Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine
In brief: Many things
Medications are a common cause.
Electrical problems are another. An ekg and discussion with your doc is definitely warranted. A low pulse associated with symptoms of low cardiac output or a pulse below 30 require immediate attention.

In brief: Many things
Medications are a common cause.
Electrical problems are another. An ekg and discussion with your doc is definitely warranted. A low pulse associated with symptoms of low cardiac output or a pulse below 30 require immediate attention.
Dr. Dan Fisher
Dr. Dan Fisher
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Umesh Patel
Board Certified, Internal Medicine - Cardiology
38 years in practice
1M people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors