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... I have gone through some sleep problems for months now. After much reading and seeing a naturopath and hormone doctor, my cortisol levels were spiking during the night causing the waking and rapid heart rate and anxiety. ... (47 replies)
... Howdy, was wondering if you ever solved your heart racing thing at night? ... (47 replies)
... Same problem with myself. I'm 25 and had an episode after being hung over, drinking a few red bull and playing all day in a softball tournament, my heart started racing and I went to the E.R. I had another episode where I took a nap, woke up feeling weird stood up and heart starting pounding, went to the e.r. again. ... (47 replies)

... at night upon waking. I have had the weird feeling you described as well. I've been researching this a long time, and have come to a few conclusions. ... (47 replies)
... I don't know about the hypothyroidism, but I can assure you, waking up with your heart racing is a classic symptom of sleep apnea. Like Bethsheba says, you don't have to be overweight, or even a snorer to have sleep apnea. ... (47 replies)
... Waking to a racing heart is sometimes a symptom of sleep apnea. Sleep apnea can contribute to heart disease and many have gone into cardiac arrest at night due to this condtion. You might want to be screened for apnea to prevent this from happening to you. ... (47 replies)
... The answer to your concern of sheer terror waking with a sudden jolt and instant panic, horror, and feeling threatened? ... (0 replies)
... These can be symptoms of a sleep disorder but a sleep disorder can also be caused by meds. I was diagnosed with sleep apnea, but my symptoms, were worse with bp medication. ... (47 replies)
... I also have Hashimoto's thyroid disease, which I've struggled with for over 7 yrs., but seem to have been on the correct medication for.. thyroid tests are usually normal. ... (47 replies)
... I am having a similar problem at the moment. For the last three months I have been waking up with a racing, pounding heart with a very anxious feeling, sometimes with sweat or damp night clothes. I am guaranteed to be woken up between 4am and 6am every morning with these sensations. ... (47 replies)
... and I wanted to ask if you have found any solutions. I have been waking up in the middle of the night like clockwork. I will hit the sack and guaranteed I will wake at 3 or 4 with my heart going a hundred miles per hour. ... (47 replies)
... For the past 6 months, I wake up about 4 nights a week in the middle of the night with my heart racing probably over 200 beats per minute. At times this is also accompanied by light sweating, shaking, and a weird feeling in my head and chest. I've been to see the doctor on several occasions. ... (47 replies)
... ould be "atrial flutter" or "tachycardia" You should tell your doctor. If you read the message board "Heart Disorders" you will find more people talking about racing pulse, especially at night. ... (4 replies)
... Waking up to urinate at night is called nocturia. Nocturia is abnormal and is caused by sleep apnea. You cannot fall asleep easily after waking up because your nervous system is in a hyperaroused state after experiencing at apnea event. For now, try to sleeping on your side. ... (1 replies)
... I want to run pass you or others to let you know what has been going on lately with me. ... (14 replies)
... I sleep great almost all of the time, but occasionally as I am falling asleep I will suddenly wake up quickly and find my my heart beat RACING. Now, last night I was able to get up and time it, my pulse when this happens is at about 215 beats per minute!!! It is almost like a flutter it is so fast . ... (4 replies)
... A few days ago this was so bad that I woke up in the middle of the night, heart racing, shortness of breath, fingers cold, thought i was literally dying. Went to the hospital and told it was likely a panic attack. ... (1 replies)
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Mar 20, 2009
... smoker, and do not drink. I am overweight however. I have always been a night person, even when I was a kid, I would stay up all night and sleep most of the day. ... (5 replies)
... However, we are in a boon of technological advancement. I think it is just a matter of uniting the question with the right answer. ... (4 replies)
... Hey there! The answer to your concern of sheer terror waking with a sudden jolt and instant panic, horror, and feeling threatened? ... (18 replies)




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