Can irregular heart beats be caused by gastric problems?

NO. Gastric problem should not cause irregular heart beats unlessyou are also very excited.
Yes. Irregular heart beat and rhythm can be induced by heartburn and other GI problems. Has been confirmed on simultaneous 24 h EKG and 24 h esophageal pH probe (tests acidity).

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What can cause me to have irregular heart beats?

Normal. Everybody has a few of these from time to time. If you often have more than five in a minute when you're not loaded with caffeine, it's worth talking about with your physician. If they take away your breath, make you faint, or are accompanied with pain, it's more worrisome. Good luck. Read more...

What would cause my irregular heart beats to be worse and more often when laying down on my back?

No quick answer. First we need to know what you mean by irregular hr. Most common cause at your age will be extra beats in the form of premature atrial or ventricular contractions. Due to caffeine, energy drinks, dehydration, drugs like otc cold meds or streets drugs like marihuana, hyperthyroid state, anxiety/panic attacks. How was ur ANA test? Doubt heart problem but ekg stress test indicated. See a doctor. Read more...

Can sinus issues like not being able to breathe through nose and ear infections cause me to have irregular heart beats when trying to exercise?

Irregular heart beat. Irregular heart beat can be due cardiac arrhythmia which can be aggravated by exercise or fever if you're having a sinus or an ear infection, an EKG would show these problems, you need to see your 1ry care physician or a cardiologist. Having stuffy nose with sinus problem is very common because allergic rhinitis, sinusitis, ear infections & conjunctivitis can all go together. Good luck. Read more...

Do I have an abnormal heart rhythm? I have been having irregular heart beats, whenever I stand up my heartbeat fastens. Is my heart normal?

It . It is normal for the heart rate to speed up some when you stand up, particularly if you stand up quickly. If the increase in rate is dramatic, this might indicate that you are dehydrated or perhaps have another medical condition. When you stand up, the cardiovascular system must compensate against gravity to maintain adequate blood flow to the brain. This is partially achieved by increasing the heart rate. When you are dehydrated, there is less total blood volume in your blood vessels so your heart has to pump even more quickly and so you might be more aware of you rapid heart rate then. Try increasing your fluid intake, but if the symptom persists go ahead and see your doctor. Read more...
Good question. When anyone stands up, their heart rate quickens - that part is normal. Regarding your irregular heart beat: the most important factor in determining if it's dangerous to you or not is whether or not your heart is normal. So your question is right at the "heart" of the matter! you need an evaluation with history, exam, ekg, echo, blood work, and possibly a stress test. Read more...

I have irregular heart beats when having sex or mastubating, is this normal?

Let's not say... Let's not say "normal..." but rather let's say likely not dangerous. Sex releases adrenaline which can cause extra heartbeats called pacs and pvcs which you may feel. It can also cause certain other rhythms. A cardiologist or electrophysiologist can set you up with something called a holter monitor or event monitor you can wear at home. Masturbate with it on and you'll have your answer. Read more...

Can I have irregular heart beats and tiredness while adding to my cipralex dossage? Dr incr dossage from 20mg to 30mg

Arrhythmia . You can have an irregular heart beat or arrhythmia due to many causes. It is unlikely that such a low dose of escitalopram will cause it but your arrhythmia can worsen at any time. When starting a psychiatric treatment, it is best to request an EKG and full blood work to rule out medical causes of psychiatric illness like thyroid disease, which can also cause arrhythmia. Please seek advise. . Read more...

I get irregular heart beats is that normal?

Palpitations. These are caused by many things. Stress, excitement, irritants both physical and chemical, pressure like a hiatal hernia or esophageal push or pull, and primary heart things, the causes are very many in number. Read more...

Why do I get irregular heart beats when I lie down?

Premature beats. Are you sure you only get irregular beats when you're lying down or is it that you're unaware of them when you're active? Wearing an ambulatory(holter) monitor for 24 hours would give you precise information about your heart rhythm. Avoid caffeine, nicotine, chocolate and alcohol if you're having frequent premature beats which make you feel like the heart is skipping. Check for an overactive thyroid. Read more...