Heart Palpitations Accompanied By A Feeling Of Pressure?
yesterday when I was drying clothes suddenly my heart was beating very fast and accompanied by a feeling like being pressed .. But it lasted long .. After that it healed by itself. Then I went to the clinic but the doctor said it was okay there was no problem .. But until now I still feel scared.
A pounding heart is a sensation that occurs when the heart feels like it's beating fast. In certain conditions, palpitations can be an indication of heart disease. However, heart palpitations that occur only occasionally can be caused by other things.
The following are things that can cause your heart to flutter:
Lifestyle: when you are happy, nervous, exercising, like to eat spicy and spicy foods, smoking, consuming caffeinated drinks or liquor. Health conditions: heart problems such as arrhythmia, dehydration, electrolyte disorders, low sugar levels, fever, anemia, low blood pressure. Panic attacks Hormonal changes in women: pregnancy, menstruation, menopause. this condition is generally harmless and temporary. Medicines: consumption of certain types of drugs such as high blood pressure drugs, some types of antibiotics, asthma drugs, antihistamines, thyroid drugs. In general, heart palpitations usually do not require special treatment if it only occurs occasionally and is temporary and without other complaints. However, you should be careful if this condition often occurs without a clear trigger or if you have a history of heart disease. When the complaint of heart palpitations is accompanied by dizziness, chest pain, shortness of breath, or fainting. Immediately consult a doctor to get the right examination and appropriate treatment.
Here are some ways you can help reduce heart palpitations:
Avoid trigger factors: the nicotine in cigarettes, drinks containing caffeine, or drugs that might trigger symptoms. You can discuss with your doctor if the medication you are taking triggers symptoms. Avoid stress, reduce anxiety by doing relaxation such as yoga, adequate rest. adopt a healthy lifestyle Read also heart palpitations
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Dr. Adhi P