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What's the simplest holter monitor to use nowadays? Any units hook up to an iphone?

Holter monitor. There are several small holter monitors and event recorders on the market. One of the simplest is the size of a large band aid and records for two weeks. It is then removed and mailed in to be analyzed. There are none presently on the market that connect to cell phones though this technology is coming. Read more...

Should I write down all of my symptom while wearing a holter monitor?

Symptoms. you should write down any symptoms that concern you and what you were doing at the time you felt them as well as what time that was. Read more...

It shows I had over 35000 premature ventricular contractions in 24 hours while wearing a holter monitor, any med I should take?

Need evaluation. You have an excessive number of PVC's. If the monitor is accurate this is a potential health concern that can lead to development of a cardiomyopathy. You need a thorough evaluation. There are both medical and interventional treatments that will prevent future health concerns. You should see a cardiologist and or electrophysiologist for evaluation and management. Read more...
PVC. that means you have a PVC with every other heart beat. If there are rubs of ventricular tachycardia or or T on R phenomenon serious considerations should be given to medications . Read more...