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Is AF just and uneven heart beat, or is it also a fast pulse rate, the private cardioligist I saw,said my resting ECG pulse rate was 160. But it is bound to high when you are at his rooms, my doc took it and it was 112 ,when at home it is usually 78 , He wants to give Amidrone,, which I do not want to take, what medication do you take. I
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Has anyone had a pacemaker fitted exclusively to deal with Atrial Fibrilation? Did it cut the number or length of epsiodes? How did you feel after it. I've had 4 failed ablations, currently on Dronadarone. A pacemaker has been suggested but I'm worried about it being non-reversible.
Just the main points, He has a rapid heart rate but he is not really unwell with it, Examination shows normal venous pulse blood pressure 140/80 And heart sounds were normal, Resting ECG shows AF at 160bpm. With no other abnormality. Assessment by echocardiogram was difficult because of fast heart rate, the end diastolic dimension was 5.7 and the end systolic dimension 3.6 there is no left ventricular hypertrophy, Aortic root measures 3.8cm. There is a minor jet mitral regurgitation...
Hi all, well I am on this sitre as I have been on warfarin now for nearly three months. My inr is never the same and I dont know if it is because of my diet or something else. I have had so many conflicting stories about what I should do or not do.
I have been taking Flecainide for 2 weeks now and discovered my heart rate has worsened, it goes to anything from 62 - 144 when resting. Higher if do any work 120-175 bouncing This now lasts for a couple of days after training on a Saturday until Tuesday I do unfortunately drink at the weekend white wine especially. I know tabets and drink don't mix but maybe i'm thinking its a Dehydration Problem Does anybody take Felecainide?