What is good for treating tachycardia and irregular heart beat?

Depends. A thorough work up should be done . If possible the exact type of arrythmia should be determined and this will help target and treat the underlying problem. As a general rule beta blockers will help . If its atrial fibrillation then anticoagulation may be needed.Occasionally eps will be needed an ablation used to treat the problem.Blood work to check for electrolyte, thyroid levels , echo for mvp..

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Can metopolo cure irregular heart beat?

Cardiologist. Input is what you need, metoprolol, is meant mainly to treat hypertension, heart failure, angina, etc.., treating irregular heart beat is different and depends on evaluation by a cardiologist, who may or may not use metoprolol. Read more...
Depending. It would depend why the medication was prescribed and what the diagnosis is for. It can prevent some abnormal rhythms or irregular types of heartbeats but it is also used to control the rate of other rhythms. Read more...
Metoprolol. Metoprolol is used for different reasons including controlling heart rate in certain kinds of irregular heart rhythms , high blood pressure, angina etc. Read more...

Can an irregular heart beat be mistaken and be anxiety?

It can. . Arrhythmia can give you palpitations, speed up your heart rate and drop your blood pressure. The symptoms one feels could easily be confused with anxiety. The diagnosis can be made easily with an ekg or holter monitor study. Read more...
Yes. Anxiety is often described by sufferers as having heart palpitations. Of course it could be many things which an md should be consulted for, but yes anxiety could easily explain this symptom. Read more...

I have anxiety plus having irregular heart beat, what to do?

Irregular heart beat. Need to undergo ekg, holter or event monitor to identify your arrhythmia. It should be treated. Anxiety could increase ventricular rate especially in the setting of irregular heart beat. Then you need to get antianxiety medications. Consult your physician to get systematic work-up. Also you need to check your thyroid harmone levels. Read more...

I was wondering is an irregular heart beat bad? Could it become deadly?

Perhaps. An ekg will help sort out the risk. An irregular heart beat may represent atrial fibrillation which can increase the risk of stroke, heart attack and death. This is very serious but not all irregular beats are so serious. You should be checked out by your doctor. Read more...