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I have a resting heart rate of approx 50bpm. My blood

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Hi. I have a resting heart rate of approx 50bpm. My blood pressure is normally approx 100/65. don't do much exercise. My heart rate rises quickly and me I become active in any way and I can feel dizzy, feel like I'm having palpitations and I tire easily. The complicating factor is that I have panic disorder and am currently experiencing a bout of extended daily anxiety. Therefore I'm not sure I can attribute these symptoms to anything other than anxiety. I was attributing chest tightness, difficulty breathing, dizziness etc to anxiety but now I'm not so sure.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

How old are you?

Have you had any heart tests before?
Do you have any other medical condition?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I am 41, i take migraines. I take 17.5mg cipralex, 1 micronor daily and sumatriptan as and when is necessary for migraine.
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
no recent heart tests.

These symptoms can be due to the supra ventricular tachycardias or any irregular heart rhythms or any heart valve disorder.
Hence, you will need to get a hotter monitor and echocardiogram for further evaluation.
Thyroid gland disorder is another common cause for such symptoms.
Serum TSH should be checked.

Best wishes,

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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Ok i will make an appointment with my doctor. Many thanks.

Very welcome