My friend heart beats rapidly at very random times and he doesn't think thats a problem. What can he do about his random rapid heart beat?
See a doctor. There are many causes of this .It would be helpful to know how fast his heart rate gets.He might well need blood tests such as thyroid testing.He would also need an electrocardiogram and possibly a 24 hr heart monitor called a holter monitor.It would be important to see his doctor to determine if the rapid heart rate originates from the top or bottom of the heart.Avoid caffeine and see a doctor!
Rapid heart rate. It could be physiological or pathological. Your friend needs to see a cardiologist to figure out what kind of rapid rhythm it is by an ekg or holter or an event monitor.
I wake up with a rapid heart beat sometimes and throw up about 3 times a month after u wake up that way. My feet hurt all the time at work whatisthis?
Not normal. It would help to know your age, however, if you do not suffer from anxiety or panic attacks, you may need a cardiac workup from your doctor or a cardiologist including EKG, tress test and/or Holter monitor and echocardiogram. If you are standing most of the time, you could be suffering from plantar fasciitis. I think a visit to your doctor for both soon would be helpful. Read more...
Why am I having rapid heart beat and breathing problems all of a sudden on stairs. I did ok a year ago at 60?
Many things. Dehydration causes low blood pressure. The heart beats faster to compensate. Normal exertion should increase heart rate. Thyroid disease may cause it. And there are many abnormalities of the hearts electrical system that may cause a rapid heart rate. Atral fibrillation is common in your age group. Read more...