Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
To all bradycardia-sufferers
Hello!

I have a question to everybody who (like myself) suffers from slow heart rate. I have a very strange feeling in my head. When I run or jump I can feel the blood moving around in my head, it feels like my brain is bouncing inside my skull. I think that this might be because the blood vessels in my head are too open (dilated). And the reason why they are too open might be because my blood circulation is bad because of my bradycardia.

So therefore I ask all you other bradycardia sufferers if you have a similar problem as I have or if my problem may be caused by something else.

I want as many answers as possible:).

Thanks in advance and have a nice day!
Cancel
3 Answers
3 Answers
Page 1 of 1
1124887 tn?1313758491
You can feel your circulation because your heart is beating slowly and heavily. When the heart rate is slow, your heart can fill up with lots of blood between each heart beat. When your circulation is high, like during jumping or running, you may experience this effect even when your heart rate is high.

Check your blood pressure, to see if you have the (not uncommon) combination of slow heart rate and high blood pressure. If it is normal, try to forget your heart rate.

Your blood vessels are not "too open".
Comment
Cancel
1124887 tn?1313758491
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
No, blood pressure is ok, but do you think that means that the circulation is ok; because blood pressure is just the pressure it does not say anything about the volume of blood going around, right?

The low pulse in itself does not bather me, just my head pains.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
Come on people, help me on this one!
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Top Arrhythmias Answerers
612551 tn?1450025775
Blank
1807132 tn?1318747197
Blank
Chicago, IL
995271 tn?1408549100
Blank
PA
1423357 tn?1414258965
Blank
Central, MA
11548417 tn?1440481484
Blank
Netherlands
Avatar universal
Blank
Recent Activity
1415174 tn?1453246703
Blank
mkh9 commented on Londres70's status
23 hrs ago
Avatar f tn
Blank
DottiB63 Single Comment
Apr 28
17568 tn?1424977159
Blank
Cindy Is DISAPPOINTED!! Where a... Comment
Apr 28
Heart Rhythm Community Resources