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Left side of body feels weird, irregular heart beat. What do these symptoms sound like?

Irregular heart beat. You need detailed work up. You could be having atrial fibrillation. They are more prone to transient ischemic attacks and strokes. It could cause your symptoms. Also need to rule out blocks in heart arteries. You need to consult your physician. Read more...

I've been prescribed topamax (topiramate) and I'm terrified to try it bc I've heard bad side effects. Will it effect my irregular heart beat?

Consult needed! Does the Dr know of your heart Hx? You need to be very clear about this and seek safer alternatives - they exist. Find a 2nd source if they seem unconcerned. You're right to be very careful. I'll try to refer you to a neurologist here. We have several good ones. Try Dr Saghafi - Ill look for other names if possible. You look near you! Read more...

My son is 14 bicuspid valve. With irregular heart beat. Is there a connection between the two. His doctor is saying no. Which I don't trust?

Your doctor is right. An irregular heart beat or arrhythmia is caused by the electrical impulses that make your heart beat not working in a coordinated fashion. Bicuspid valve disease could be congenital. About 2 % of the population has it. It is twice as common in males than in females. Symptoms may not appear until later in life depending on the severity of the disease. Read more...