1 doctor weighed in:

Resting heart rate of 48 bpm. Is this normal?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Raymond Schneider
Family Medicine

In brief: It depends

It depends on your age and physical condition.
An elete athelete may have a normal resting rate of 48. It can also be low from medication like a beta blocker. A low heat rate could be suggestive of a heart conduction problem. It would be best to check with your physician.

In brief: It depends

It depends on your age and physical condition.
An elete athelete may have a normal resting rate of 48. It can also be low from medication like a beta blocker. A low heat rate could be suggestive of a heart conduction problem. It would be best to check with your physician.
Dr. Raymond Schneider
Dr. Raymond Schneider
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Umesh Patel
Board Certified, Preventive Medicine
40 years in practice
1M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available