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Irregular heart beat, goes from 65-135 constantly. No pain or shortness of breath. Just a flutter in my chest.?

Get an ECG. IF the irregular heart beat is constant as you say, proceed to Urgent Care, your MD or a cardiologist and get an ECG asap so as to diagnose the rhythm. The yield ought to be good as its "constant". IF it is an SVT then you will get appropriate treatment. IF benign PVCs or PACs that you are feeling, then you ought to be reassured about that. Seek medical help ASAP. Read more...

I've had stomach pains for a month and a week now, lost almost 30 lbs and now have shortness of breath and irregular heart beat whenever I change positions, it gets really fast for like 5 seconds?

Weight loss check. 30 lb weight loss in 5 wks now causing irregular heart and shortness of breath needs thorough medical evaluation which probably requires observation and close cardiac monitoring. Pl contact your PMD for getting you to a medical facility with cardio pulmonary monitoring expertise to get the handle on your condition. It is possible that your Heart and short breath may be due to weight loss. Read more...
Pain & wt loss. You need to be seen by a healthcare provider ASAP. Please! Read more...

It feels like someone is standing on my chest, short of breath + irregular heart beat, with my history, what do u think?

I will say that you. Should get evaluated to r/o another episode of pulmonary embolism and possibly angina and congestive heart failure. Are you taking your coumadin (warfarin)? Are you therapeutic in your inr? Do you have an inferior vena cava filter placed in the past? Read more...

I feel like someone is sat on my chest and can't get my breath I was in a&e on Thursday and they said I have an irregular heart beat can it be that?

Need more info. irregular heart beats are significant as is the symptom of not being able top catch your breath. Even at your age heart problems can occur that are serious I would suggest that you visit your family physician for a checkup and a possible referral to a cardiologist. Read more...

I have palpitations and irregular heart beat my docotr prescribed atenolol to take one if it happened again. Is it safe to take like this?

Yes, after work-up. First of all, other causes of palpitations must be ruled out such as thyroid disease, mitral valve prolapse or other cardiovascular issues. Atenolol will slow out your heart rate and control the palpitations but you must take it every day. Skipping a dose can cause rebound palpitations. I would start at 25mg. Read more...

What other medicines are there for panic attacks n anxiety I'm using citalopram but causing palpitations and irregular heart beat. Thanx!

Trial and error. Its often a trial and error but maybe Paxil (paroxetine) ( paroxitine) may be useful. Taken every day to prevent the attacks instead of treating them after they occur. Chk with your dr. Read more...
There are many. Palpitations are a more common sign of anxiety than they are a side effect of the medicines used to treat anxiety. A heart monitor could be useful to help diagnose the source of your palpitations. Thatch go a long way in making you feel better. Knowing what is happening can be empowering. Read more...