in about a month, i will be flying to paris (from ny). i have not been on a plane for 4 years, which was before i began having IST issues. should i be concerned about flying? i am on atenolol for the tachycardia, and i do not think i have blood pressure issues (i don't faint randomly or when standing) although it's on the low side sometimes. but i do have poor circulation, brought on, i think, by the atenolol. also, i am on birth control, which i know increases a chance of blood clots (but i am 20 and don't smoke, so i don't know if i am really at risk).
thank you all for commenting. i am seeing my cardio and a gyno before i travel, and they will probably tell me the same things.
jimgreg, yes, probably. the fact that i have IST, PVCs, just an hypersensitivity of my heart makes me anxious. i would never have though twice about flying, as well as other things, before i began to have these issues.
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