... Hello. I suffer from congestive heart failure due to MI. I do have an ICD implant. Have started to experience a weird feeling in middle of chest almost like im getting ready to have an annifilactic type reaction a mild anginia I think, when this happens my BP monitor registers a low blood pressure, higher heart, and irregular heart beat. Breathing is a little more labored and... (0 replies)
... I have had hypercholestremia exactly like my father in spite of 40mgs crestor daily.....I had some chest discomfort and edema badly in my left foot mostly, hence ecg etc echocardiogram revealed hypertropy as in my father also, so now I carry nitro spray but the most bothersome thing is this continued edema in my left ankle it swells grotesquely, diuretic did not work,... (0 replies)
... I have permanent afib 100% of the time, along with heart failure. I take the non-selective beta blocker Coreg 12.5 mg once per day and Digoxin .0125 mg once per day. I take Warfarin to protect against stroke and Flovent for my asthma.
That said, my most effective afib medication is Digoxin. The combination of Coreg and Digoxin keeps my heart beating very well and... (2 replies)
... I'm having issues with mild, transient chest pain, as well as occasional fluttering and mild shortness of breath upon exertion. When it is fluctuating rapidly, I feel extremely sleepy and weak. ... (0 replies)
... The ER discharged me with this EKG and .. i'm very concerned. I've had chest pain that radiates into my arms, neck, teeth. I've felt short of breath and been weak. ... (3 replies)
... My journey started out in 2013 with several bouts of chest pain getting worse. Was in ER a couple of times and told it was all Gerd. ... (1 replies)
... So I'm having some weirdness with my heart. I thought it had to do with anxiety, but it happens even when I'm perfectly calm, relaxed, or happy. Background: I'm a 21 year old female. I drink extremely rarely and exercise fairly rarely as well but walk every day and do work a sedentary job.
Here is what I feel:
-(happened once) I was getting up from sitting down alone, and... (2 replies)
... I am looking for advice for my PAC (premature atrial contractions) situation. I am 26 years old and about a year and a half ago they came on abruptly one day out of no where. My heart felt like it was pounding out of my chest. Had an echo, and tons of lab work and all was normal. A 24 hour Holter monitor showed a ~15% burden of PACs and a few PVCs as well. Metoprolol helped... (0 replies)
... ity. It seems to only happen during increased heart rate, and when I'm feeling anxiety. I mostly hear it during sex, and my girlfriend can hear it coming from my chest as well. It all started about 4 months ago. There was a period of time where my girlfriend and I didn't have any sex for about 2 months. ... (0 replies)
... I've been having bouts of severe chest pain for a little while now. ... (1 replies)
... essage in 2014 about increasing ejection fraction. You have given me hope. You are the only one who has said anything to make me feel I am going survive. I had a chest infection in Dec 2015, it has resulted in an infection in my heart leading to severe heart failure and life threatening Arrythmias. ... (12 replies)
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... Do you get tightness in you chest or slow heart rate, also? ... (10 replies)
... I hear your concerns -- I'm 66, but have had 'benign sinus tachy' for more than a dozen years -- pretty much ignored it after being reassured years ago, but still feel 'blips' or fluttering in upper chest at times -- no pain ever -- and of course, I have generalized anxiety (lifelong) -- quick to startle, a worrier, etc.
Now lately I'm having sustained periods (up to about... (3 replies)
... When I get them often like in 1 every second or third beat then I know it will soon become tachycardia. My heart would wobble and jump around in my chest and then the rate would double to 130 bpm. ... (3 replies)
... related shortness of breath, dizziness, mild chest pain and profuse sweating got bad enough to drive me to get an echocardiogram. The diagnosis of HCM led my cardiologist to increase my atenolol to 200mg daily. ... (0 replies)
... Did you get a copy of the summary report from the monitor? If not, you might request it, to double-check the results for yourself.
Seems kinda sloppy to me. If they were that careless setting the equipment, it makes me wonder if they were careless attaching the leads correctly to your chest?
It's hard to believe that the monitor did not pick up any of the... (7 replies)
... I have SVT. I have never ever had chest pain when I've had an episode of arrythmia. ... (2 replies)
... Hi everyone,
I am 18 and was just diagnosed with SVT, but have not found my specific symptoms on any websites that I've looked at. I would love to see if any of you that know you have SVT have these similar specific symptoms, for my own peace of mind.
Here are my symptoms:
My SVT episodes only happen when I am exercising. I can always tell when SVT is about to... (2 replies)
... years and also left arm pains that happen on my shoulder and around the elbow. From what I can tell the chest pain and arm pain aren't necessarily coming together but they happen periodically and sometimes together, the arm one is more common. ... (1 replies)