How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • Go back-and-forth until satisfied
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Family Physician Your Own Question
Family Physician
Family Physician, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 2418
Experience:  GP with over 27 years experience including emergency medicine
1304720
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Family Physician is online now

My heart rate is 150 lying down I’m 20 years old and female

Customer Question

My heart rate is 150 lying down I’m 20 years old and female is that bad?
Assistant: Do you know if your family has a history of heart disease? In general, how would you describe your health lately?
Customer: Umm my grandfather has recently passed with heart problems and my brother passed when he was 3 due to heart but mostly cancer in the family both sides
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Nope nothing at all I’m slim 8stone and never had any medical problems But heart rate is always high
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrVasavada replied 11 months ago.

Hi, thanks, ***** ***** your query, will be replying in few seconds please. DrVasavada

Expert:  DrVasavada replied 11 months ago.

Yes it is double the normal rate so get ECG test done asap. Avoid coffee, tea and chocolate, cola drinks.