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Went to ER last night. Been dealing anxiety for the past few months. HR 130 (unusual over 90) and BP 194/89 (never that high). My chest was pounding so badly (already have 24/7 after Biaxin). EKG, X-ray, blood, stress test ok. Is heart or anxiety?

Rely on ER diagnosis. The diagnosis made by the ER is much more reliable than anything anyone can conclude on a distant forum like this one. I suspect they said anxiety, not cardiac. If so, you can rely on it. Read more...
Workup. Continue the workup they suggested. Full exam, medical and surgical history, pregnancy status, and a review of all your symptoms needed. Do you take birth control or smoke? Make sure you follow up with your primary and get a holter monitor/ZIO patch. Make sure you don't smoke especially if you take birth control. These boxes are not a medical diagnosis and definitely trust ER docs but follow up. Read more...
Acute Anxiety. Believe in WONDER of 3 Billion muscle cells in your Heart working together to pump Blood with Oxygen to all parts of body and brain since you were born., and Even with HR 130, BP 194/89 and effects of Biaxin, EKG, X-ray, blood, stress test are normal. High HR and high systolic BP can be due to Anxiety. Discuss with Psychiatrist: •Ativan or Xanax (alprazolam) for anxiety •Therapy for Stress •Relaxation. Read more...