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  • been having severe pain in upper right arm under muscle and lower stomach ache same time

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions February 20, 2014 09:44 PM

    wake up middle of the night right arm hurting under muscle and at the same time get lower stomach pain

  • Have you heard about Tolvaptan Drug??

    MrAlok 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions May 26, 2013 11:49 AM

    Tolvaptan is Indicated for the treatment of clinically significant blood disorder and low sodium in the body including patients with heart failure, cirrhosis, and Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone (SIADH). The use of tolvaptan was noted to increase excretion of excess fluids and...

  • Cannot catch a "satisfactory" breath

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions May 14, 2013 10:08 PM

    I scheduled an appointment, but it's still a couple of days away; I would appreciate some preliminary advice on what could be wrong. First, my medical history: I am a 19 year old male, 5'8", 198 lbs. Self-diagnosed tachycardia... My heart usually beats quickly at 112-120 bpm. I told my doc about it...

  • Pulmonary odema - not every day, but why?

    Timukuk 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions April 24, 2013 04:57 AM

    I have known heart condition, including left ventricle issues, mitral valve etc., so I'm not completely ignorant of what's going on.However, I get occasional attacks of pulmonary odema - always at night, ie lying down, aka dypsnea.What I cannot for the life of me understand is why does this only...

  • High cholesterol troubles gone

    Alicia25 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions September 13, 2012 08:52 AM

    I have a long history with statins, and it’s not all rosy and nice. I’ve taken all sorts of statins over the past 10 years, and I could fill a book with all the nasty side effects I’ve experienced, one worse than the other. My doctor switched me to Crestor because I was having terrible leg pain,...

  • High Blood Pressure/Heart Rate Age 16

    lcooper 1 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions June 1, 2012 01:38 PM

    Hello All,I'm having a hard time with finding what's going on with my son and it's very alarming. They just seem to want to treat with blood pressure meds but can't seem to give me a medical condition of what's going on. My son has had high blood pressure for 2 years now. They did an ultrasound of...

  • Undiagnosed Tachycardia. cardiologist, neurologist, but no help.

    Zenica 2 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions May 25, 2012 05:30 AM

    Hello,I am on my last legs for a series of medical problems and no one seems to know what is wrong.I am 22 years old, female, and a month ago I experienced a TIA, and was hospitalized. MRI was clear. TIA began with sudden onset of left neck pain, with left facial numbness that progressed down the...

  • Arrhythmias and Infection

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions March 17, 2012 02:54 PM

    Hi,Very new here, appreciate the forum!I'm a 62 YO male, 170 Lbs. I've had mild to moderate "palpitations" (mostly PVC's) for 20 years. Nothing too serious, but sometimes I get bigeminy and that bothers me a lot. Sometimes a little Brady, but only 1 faint in all that time. I'm on no medication...

  • Signs of an Unhealthy Heart

    Alfie2011 2 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions December 4, 2011 09:55 AM

    Hey... Here are some main point of Signs of an Unhealthy Heart1] Neck pain 2] Dizziness, faintness, or shortness of breath 3] Indigestion, nausea, or heartburn 4] Jaw and ear pain

  • Signs of an Unhealthy Heart

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions August 10, 2011 10:45 AM

    Hey... Here are some main point of Signs of an Unhealthy Heart1 Neck pain**2 Dizziness, faintness, or shortness of breath*3 Indigestion, nausea, or heartburn*4 Jaw and ear pain

  • joint pain

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions May 23, 2011 06:39 PM

    I had RF when I was 12 and received treatment with pen. shots and stariods. am now 30 and for the last two yrs i have been havin joint point all over to when i cant move them some days. i remember going through this as a child because of RF could what is going on now having anthing to do with my...

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  • miss

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions April 9, 2011 07:55 AM

    I suffered mild heart attack n massive angina attact over 11 yrs ago aged 34 yrs angiogram found I ad narrowing of the arteries. Wich I stent implants. Then last year I was waking most nearly every day the early hours with angina pain. On several occations I was adviced 2 go in hospital then...

  • Bradychardia

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions April 9, 2011 05:55 AM

    I am 68 year old male from India. I m 5ft 8'' tall weighing 67 kgs. I am a vegetarian. I am a sportsperson during 60s and 70s. I used to play vigorous tennis and cricket. I am told that i had a T wave inversion during the year 1977.I never had any symptoms before or after that. After that i had...

  • Are there others out there

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions March 24, 2011 10:42 AM

    My cardiologist has confirmed that my echocardiogram shows no structural abnormality and functions well. The ecg showed left axis deviation -37% and he has tried to reassure me that there is not really a condition here and that I am not at higher risk of heart attack or heart disease in the future....

  • Angina or what?

    ibtammi 1 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions February 27, 2011 01:50 PM

    In October of 2010, I experienced fullness in my chest that started at my breastbone...spread through my chest...up into my neck...then hit my lower jaws like a ton of bricks! It felt like someone was pulling all my lower teeth with pliers! After a few seconds it all eased off then started again...

  • Rapid Pulse--no explanation.

    cmh 05 1 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions February 24, 2011 04:59 PM

    I am a 23 year old female and I experience tachycardia from time to time. My recent episode was last night 2-24-11 and I woke up at 2:45 with my heart pounding so fast in my chest that I couldn't even count the beats. I also could tell my blood pressure was elevated because it felt like my heart...

  • If not angina, what is it?

    Anonymous 18 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions December 14, 2010 04:41 PM

    Sex:- Female, Age:- 45, Smoker. No family history of heart disease. Allergies:- NSAIDs & Alcohol (reactions vary but mostly rash, wheezing, tightening of chest, swelling, generally feeling unwell). Known medical conditions:- Asthma, Chronic Pain Syndrome, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Delayed...

  • truncus

    gareth1emi 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions November 17, 2010 10:34 PM

    my daughter has just had truncus type 1 repair 4 week ago in london. (did a great job )as did liverpool. but she has been home for 2 week and been fine apart from feeds she started running temp and resps increased so took her to local hostpital but they done nothing she just seems to be getting...

  • Baby with TOF, absent pulmonary valve - treatment with fluconazole

    bamlams 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions October 18, 2010 11:53 PM

    Would a child with ToF and absent pulmonary valve of 6.5 weeks of age be suitable for treatment of chronic thrush with fluconazole? If there were going to be problems with this medication in conjunction with this heart defect, how quickly would it show itself and what might the potential issues be?

  • Need info on Dilated Cardiomyopathy and peripheral neuropathy

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Heart conditions October 11, 2010 09:26 PM

    Hi. I was diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy in February of this year. My heart pumps out at 25% (normal is 55%). My cardiologist wants me to get a defibrillator so he`s referred me to a cardiac unit for a 2nd opinion. I would love to hear from anyone who has had the surgery so I can find out...

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