Bradycardia

Posted by jadillow @jadillow, Fri, Mar 15 11:31am

Hello all. After months of keeping you guys informed of my issues and heart tests that checked out ok I found myself back in er last night. I had noticed my pulse has been In the 40s and 50s when resting and last night while sitting around was in low 40s. Even reaching 39 at one point. I have been naseaus for a few days and a little lightheaded so I went late last night to Er. After all blood tests, which were good and monitoring me my resting rate was in 40s most of the time. They did X-ray and ekgand with the blood work released me stating possible sinus bradycardia. I am 36 and am very worried that my heart is going to stop still. Is the blood work a good indicator that the cardiac side is ok as he wanted to check the enzymes? Reaching out for any help

I know it can be scary. Sinus bradycardia means normal rythmn, but slow heartbeat. Be assured your cardiac tests are normal. I would see your primary dr or cardiologist if you are concerned. Symptoms with a slow heart include light head, short of breath, fatigue are some. I would keep a symptom journal. Your heart doesn't stop because if a slow heart rate. Best thing to relieve anxiety us to talk to your healthcare professional. If you dont feel they are taking you seriously find someone else

@suscros68

I know it can be scary. Sinus bradycardia means normal rythmn, but slow heartbeat. Be assured your cardiac tests are normal. I would see your primary dr or cardiologist if you are concerned. Symptoms with a slow heart include light head, short of breath, fatigue are some. I would keep a symptom journal. Your heart doesn't stop because if a slow heart rate. Best thing to relieve anxiety us to talk to your healthcare professional. If you dont feel they are taking you seriously find someone else

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Thank you. I guess my biggest fear is my heart to stop. I just assume it’s better than a super fast rate however

Anyone else have insight on this?

What about a constant annoyance In sternum area where heart is located? Not so much pain as it is annoying

@suscros68

I know it can be scary. Sinus bradycardia means normal rythmn, but slow heartbeat. Be assured your cardiac tests are normal. I would see your primary dr or cardiologist if you are concerned. Symptoms with a slow heart include light head, short of breath, fatigue are some. I would keep a symptom journal. Your heart doesn't stop because if a slow heart rate. Best thing to relieve anxiety us to talk to your healthcare professional. If you dont feel they are taking you seriously find someone else

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What are some worrisome issues should I look for? And how do I know if it’s low that I’m ok and not panic?

Just wondering about my slow pulse,it is usually only 49,seems slow. I am tired ,lack energy. My blood pressure I usually about 125 over 80 or less. I am 74 years old. Sometimes with an irregularly beat. I have an appointment in 3 weeks.

My pulse is always at 60… 40 , 39 while sleeping. Was told it's ok…

@ringyou57

My pulse is always at 60… 40 , 39 while sleeping. Was told it's ok…

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Do you have any dizzy or lightheaded moments? How long has it been this way for you ?

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