The salt in this meal can cause some degree of dehydration
, making your heart
beat faster. Also, any anxiety
/panicky feelings, along with your cardiac history may have contributed to the spike. Since this was followed by indigestion
, there may have been degree of pain that your body was feeling at the time. Take your blood pressure on a day when you are feeling calm. See your doctor if your blood pressure is consistently higher than your normal blood pressure.