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What is the relationship between heart rate and anxiety?

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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Heart rate goes up

Typically the heart rate goes up in response to uncontrolled anxiety.

In brief: Heart rate goes up

Typically the heart rate goes up in response to uncontrolled anxiety.
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
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Dr. Daniel Engelman
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Anxiety can increase heart rate

This is an entirely normal response to stress.
If you're on certain medications your heart rate may not increase with stress.

In brief: Anxiety can increase heart rate

This is an entirely normal response to stress.
If you're on certain medications your heart rate may not increase with stress.
Dr. Daniel Engelman
Dr. Daniel Engelman
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