Heart Rhythm Forum

Questions in the Heart Rhythm forum cover topics that include heart rhythm issues, arrhythmia, irregular heartbeat, implanted defibrillators, pacemakers, and tachycardia.
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I am a 33yo male. For the last 6 months or so I have regularly felt strong pulses around my body, ranging from my right abdomen (around d...
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I am quite certain that my periodic arrhythmia is caused by my vagus nerve getting stimulated in my abdomen region. The reason that I be...
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I´m a 36 year old male that is having episodes of tachycardia. I am a cyclist and up until a couple of years ago I was an elite cyclist ...
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I'm a 23 year old healthy female normal b/p and hr, normal echo and exam. About 2 months ago I began to have periods of sinus tach and sy...
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I am fairly deconditioned and sedentary, a retired person in his mid 50s who works at a computer a lot. A few years ago, I was able to e...
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I've had SVT for several years, but ended up in the ER this week and had to be converted. My doctor has offered the choice of medication...
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Hello, When my heart has low beats per minute (resting), it gets the rhythm what I describe "BEAT-beat [pause] BEAT-beat [pause], and ...
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Hi there, I have been wondering for some time as to why I struggle to catch my breath. 10 months ago, I was first diagnosed with At...
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hi im a posting for help to understand my test results from my 24 hour holter moniter my doctor oreded it because ive been getting a fast...
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Due to anxiety issues - have been given lectopam (bromazepam) recently to use on demand. Recently did a 24 hr holter monitor for the hear...
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I've been under a lot of stress for a couple of weeks with work and juggling some studying/coursework outside of work which I completed...
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Dear Doctor; iam 34 yrs old and before two weeks ago i got irregular heart palpation reach 234 rate per minute; this is the first time b...
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Similar to some of the other patients on here, I too had NSVT on a holter monitor. My heart is structurally normal and in great shape, a...
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I'm getting a tooth fixed tomorrow, I take 50mg of atenolol each morning at 7:30 am and my appointment is at 10:15, is it safe for my den...
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I am a recently qualified gym instructor, and currently studying to be a personal trainer. As a part of my course, I am required to work ...
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I have had fequent heart palpitations for about a year and a half mostly while sleeping. I have had a picture taken of my heart, running...
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I am a 53 yo man diagnosed ~8 years ago with lone paroxysmal atrial flutter and afib. Long term history of endurance sports but nothing o...
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about 6 weeks ago my heart started throwing pvcs....on and off until now....there here all the time. i got an echo....normal but when i w...
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I am a 30 year old woman. In 2011 I had a fainting spell, and was tKen to the ER. I was admitted to the hospital because I was in a semic...
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I started with svt then gained a flutter then afib. I have had three right ablations, scheduled for my first left atrium in February. I h...
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