... I quit smoking cigarettes 2 weeks today. I was occasionally smoking the electronic cigarette (Blu), which I stopped 3 days ago. So, I have been totally nicotine free for 3 days, and free from the other poisons for 14 days. For the past week, I have been experiencing heart palpitations daily, especially when I am sitting on my couch (relaxed). I try to work out and am... (1 replies)
... in july of 2013, my father had a stent put in due to blocked artery. after he left hospital, he never felt good, shortness of breath, chest pain, blood pressure always way high or way low. he was on blood pressure medication and was taking nitro pills. ... (2 replies)
... on where the misfiring heart tissue is lasered to stop them. I have had all of the above, and also defibrillation cardioversion where they put the paddles on the chest and jolt the heart back into rhythm. None of these things was painful, and these will keep you from needing a pacemaker for many many years. ... (2 replies)
... Anyway, being that I'm spending a lot of quiet time at home right now, I'm of course super sensitive to any and all sensations. I've heard that some chest pain can occur that is benign especially after a stent is placed. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks for posting your experience Wallibee. As it so happens I just had my angiogram yesterday. Sounds like you were already in decent cardio shape, at least compared to me, when you had your angiogram. I had been walking, a bunch, but then had stopped because I actually experienced an uncommon type of angina - mid/upper back pain when I walked. I also felt like this... (19 replies)
Im a 30 male that for the past week have had non stop double beats followed by a skip that is felt through palpitations. It first started when I laid dow one day cause I was feeling funny. The I could start feeling them in my chest. As days went on I continued my daily activities and exercise and started getting them more late in day and again more noticably in the... (0 replies)
... Hello, I have been put on some new heart meds and I feel dreadful, I can't take this awful feeling anymore, I don't understand what is happening to me.
I have been put on Iverbradine 5mg and been on it a week, I was ok for the first few days, but now I feel so dreadful....they are to help my heart stop racing, no one knows why my heart is racing I was in hospital last week... (0 replies)
... The "shaking" near your heart I have had..and I hate to write this but it turned out it was gas. Women can get it caught up top of their chest (as men) but it's vital to watch what we eat. I also worked out the day before intensely my stomach area..so a perfect storm. I'm not saying it was gas for you but it has a way to trap itself all crazy up top. Also, if you are "low" on... (13 replies)
... e. Went for 12 minutes and the last pace was at a pace as a fast walk or moderate run. Heart rate went up to 150. They said everything was good. I never felt any chest pain. I am not in good cardio shape as I have been scared to do to much until my angioplasty was over. ... (19 replies)
... bpm and no more awful feeling my heart beating in my chest all the time anymore. Since the 25mg x 1 a day is working on the tachycardia and the BP is not dangerously high I am staying on that dosage. ... (24 replies)
... I'm a 30 year old male who is currently living in Asia with my 3 kids and wife. I was having chest pain and flew to Thailand to see what the issues were and they found I had GERD and Esophagitis. ... (1 replies)
... lightheaded with mild chest pains accompanied with burping. ... (0 replies)
... I've had symptoms for years now on and off of chest pain, collarbone pain, left arm pain, neck pain, and so on.... ... (1 replies)
... I got it by doing chest exercises. The main culprits seem to be dumbell presses and dips, where the arm or body can dip far below horizontal and put excess strain on the ribcage. ... (4 replies)
... d out as just randomly happening throughout the day. I let this go on for about 5 weeks then I went to the ship doc, and got checked out. He took an ekg, and a chest x ray, claiming he didnt think there was anything wrong with my heart. ... (4 replies)
... morning I wake up with the intense pain in chest, after working out during day. Pain usually goes away in a day if I dont exercise. Pain is in my chest sometimes back, more on the right side below shoulder though. I did have stomach issues last year where I had pain on left side below rib quite often. ... (2 replies)
... adrenaline rush in the chest but no major palps, this is very distressing to me. Yet the monitor beeps frequently when I'm not experiencing really anything? ... (5 replies)
... Thanks for the responses. I may schedule a doctor visit just to ease my mind a little.
I thought maybe muscle related as well, but I dunno, the area just makes me uneasy. (4 replies)
... Sounds more like a deep muscle/tissue strain. They can take a long time to resolve. If you're really worried by all means go get another check up, but I don't think it's your heart :) (4 replies)
... Cardiac pain is rarely described as 'Sharp'.
Cardiac pain is constant, it doesn't come and go by changing body position, deep breathing etc - the pain also stays the same ie it doesn't get worse or get better by changing position, it's a constant pain usually of the same severity. (4 replies)