Does mirtazapine causes irregular heart beat?

Controversial. It's a very rare cause of torsades de pointes. An ECG to check for prolonged qtcc ( that may indicate increase risk) should be done every year or every 6 months. Consult your physician. Few studies minimize the risk.

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What can be a cause for irregular heart beat?

Afib/MAT/PVC's/PAC's. Ectopic beats (pac's and pvc's) can produce irregular rhythms. Multiple distinct ectopic atrial foci can produce an irregularly irregular rhythm (wandering atrial pacemaker versus multifocal atrial tachycardia). The extreme of an infinite number of reentrant atrial conduction loops all with different timing can lead to atrial fibrillation. Read more...
Check out this link. Get reassurance and a concrete answer from your dr. Take care! http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/heart-arrhythmias/ds00290/dsection=causes. Read more...

What are the solutions to an irregular heart beat? What causes the heart to skip and what is the cure?

The . The answer to your question depends on the type of irregular heart beat. The sensation of a skipped heart beat is most commonly caused by premature ventricular contractions (pvcs) or premature atrial contractions (pacs). Neither of these conditions are dangerous, but in some circumstances they can be associated with other heart conditions. A sustained irregular heart beat lasting hours or longer is usually atrial fibrillation, a common arrhythmia with several potential complications. I would recommend that you talk with your doctor if you are having this symptom, because the first step is an accurate diagnosis. Depending on what is found, you may need nothing done but you may benefit from treatment. Read more...
Irregular Heart Beat. There are many causes. If you are symptomatic it can be treated with medications. If it is refractory then ablation is a choice. Read more...

Can certain foods or drinks cause irregular heart beat with diarrhea?

Tannins/ caffeine. Drinks with high tannins (some teas) or drinks with increased caffeine (coffee/ tea) can cause diarrhea. Heartbeats might be impacted. Read more...

Does whey protein cause irregular heart beat?

No. Mixture of globular proteins isolated from whey, the liquid material created as a by-product of cheese production. Used as a dietary supplement for muscle building. Some people experience digestive issues following use like gas, bloating, cramps, headaches and irritability. If you heart is irregular see a physician for ekg and physical exam. If happen after the whey stop it and see a doctor. Read more...

Asleep and had a scary dream. Can this cause irregular heart beat?

For sure! Your heart responds to Adrenalin and a scary dream can pump a lot of it into your circulation. In the most extreme of circumstances, it's actually possible to be "scared to death" - this is the mechanism of so-called "voodoo death" in which a pre-scientific person is so scared of black magic directed against them, that they have a serious arrhythmia and die. Nightmares are usually harmless though. Read more...

Can a stroke be caused by an irregular heart beat with a low heart rate?

Yes, it is possible. Irregular heart beat (atrial fibrillation may cause stroke. As upper chambers of the heart (atria) do not contract effectively and blood tends to clot due to slow flow or stasis in these chambers. With occaissional normal beats or convertion to normal rythm may cause these clots to break loose and block the circulation in the brain. That is why in most cases blood thinners are prescribed. Read more...
Yes. An irregular heart beast (such as atrial fibrillation) may lead to the development of blood clots within the heart. These blood clots may eventually travel to the brain and cause a stroke. Read more...