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Are there any specific treatments for heart diseases relating to sinus bradycardia?

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Dr. Michael Fenster
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Depends

It depends on the cause and if there are any symptoms from the bradycardia.
Many athletes have a resting bradycardia. This reflects their excellent conditioning and requires no treatment. In other cases a slow heart rate can be seen with hypothyroidism which is treated by adding thyroid meds. Others may have a slow heart rate indicating a conduction system abnormality and require a pacemaker.

In brief: Depends

It depends on the cause and if there are any symptoms from the bradycardia.
Many athletes have a resting bradycardia. This reflects their excellent conditioning and requires no treatment. In other cases a slow heart rate can be seen with hypothyroidism which is treated by adding thyroid meds. Others may have a slow heart rate indicating a conduction system abnormality and require a pacemaker.
Dr. Michael Fenster
Dr. Michael Fenster
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Dr. SREEDHAR POLAVARAPU
Internal Medicine

In brief: I think NOT

Many options.
.. A] discontinuing the medications, thats causing it b] treat underlying diseases...[hypothyroidism/adrenal dysfunction....] c] make sure there is no underlying coronary artery disease d be active and exercise daily...[aerobic] e] finally, may need a "pacemaker".

In brief: I think NOT

Many options.
.. A] discontinuing the medications, thats causing it b] treat underlying diseases...[hypothyroidism/adrenal dysfunction....] c] make sure there is no underlying coronary artery disease d be active and exercise daily...[aerobic] e] finally, may need a "pacemaker".
Dr. SREEDHAR POLAVARAPU
Dr. SREEDHAR POLAVARAPU
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