Relationship Of Electrolyte Examinations To Heart Conditions?
doctor. I want to ask. my cardiologist gave a paper to the lab and the contents I have to check electrolytes etc. My heart is normal but the beat is very fast r n
Normal heart rate ranges from 60-100 times per minute. There are various conditions that can affect your heart rate such as:
physical activity such as sports
thyroid hormone disorders
heart rhythm disturbances
increase in catecholamine hormones
One of the causes of increased heart rate is electrolyte disturbances. Electrolytes have a very important role in heart electricity. Electrolytes like sodium, potassium, calcium, or cholirde will affect your heart rate, so that's what your doctor may think. Therefore, have it checked according to your doctor's instructions.
Here's an article you can read about electrolyte disturbances
may be useful.