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  • 4 days ago

    Minor apical lateral reversibility

    Hi, I was suffering chest pains which I thought might be prinzmetals angina because the pain usually came on when I was at rest. But I was tested for angina. I was then sent to the nuclear department where they gave me an ECG at rest and after a drug to exercise my heart. I also had a CT scan. The consultant wrote that I had "Minor apical lateral reversibility of doubtful clinical significance with no evidence of widespread disease." He then discharged me. Could someone please explain what....
  • 7 days ago

    myocardial bridging

    I have had cardiac issues for over 10 years. I am currently taking 150 mg metoprolol daily, 60 mg imdur daily, 40 mg atorvastatin, asa 81 mg, and nitro sl PRN. I was just diagnosed with myocardial bridging after an angio. I am a little stunned because I have angina, arrhythmias, PVC and PAC after a 7 day monitor, elevated troponin level with edema (those were the initial symptoms). I am reading from benign to sudden death. What questions should I ask my cardiologist on my follow up? What further....
  • 8 days ago

    It has to do with my right leg pain I get.

    Two weeks ago After I had dinner with a couple friends I was getting ready to exit a mall and my right leg at the back area the calf had unbearable pain in it going up my leg it caused me to cry out loud.
  • 13 days ago

    I always feel like fainting

    Especially after going outside for a while if the weather is hot.even worse, it even happens when I stay inside and study for a long time! What is wrong with me? My blood pressure is 92/55 or 92/57 and I am 20 years old! Now I can't go anywhere far from home!
  • 16 days ago

    Unusual chest symptoms

    I’ve been having weird pains and unusual feelings in my chest. I’ve gone to the ER twice for it in the past but found nothing bad related to my heart. I’ve also seen my doctor and she said that it could be acid reflux. The pain usually happens randomly throughout the day and can occur is several spots central chest. I’ll sometimes feel numb or shaky in my arms or hands. Today I was laying down and all of a sudden I felt my heart flutter a bit and it made me feel strange like it took my breath away....
  • 20 days ago

    What stent should be used

    Husband has chronic kidney disease along with many other problems. He had a stent put in a month ago and now is taking Brilinta. He is now needing to get tubes in for dialysis along with having a scope put down his throat to collect samples for biopsy. Problem is they say he can't stop the Brilinta and they won't do anything else until X amount of time down the road. The Dr had mentioned he would have done something other than the stent they had used if he had known about the other issues....
  • 29 days ago

    Hi! I am 31 years old, and I recently, I found out (courtesy of my parents and doctors on my case in the ICU) that I had a PFO or hole in my heart...

    I apparently have had this heart defect my entire life due to my premature birth, and my parents have known about it, but never told me until I had a mild stroke almost a month ago...I know that this app is in NO WAY in place of my doctors advice, but I was wondering, should I consult with an adult cardiologist about the PFO (given my age now), or a pediatric cardiologist? On one hand, I really want to go with a person that has lots of experience in this area. But on the other, I kind of think, well....
  • 1 month ago

    Heart murmur from unknown cause

    Here it goes: I'm a 24 female with historic of chorionic tonsillitis but had my tonsils removed at age 17. On April I started having heart palpitations randomly so I went to the ER, general doctor there asked for an ECG which come back normal so he prescribed me Xanax 0,5mg/ once a day for 5 days, after 10 days the palpitations stoped. Couple of weeks later they come back this time I also got Ill with zebra I think was a bad cold, I had fever of 38, headaches and mucus. I noticed it took me a....
  • 1 month ago

    Propranolol/ inderal causing vision problems

    I've been taking inderal for 2 weeks now 10mg three times a day. For the last 4 days I've been having floaters on my vision. This really freaks me out. I don't know what to do. Did anybody have or is having the same problems or others while in inderal/ propranolol?
  • 1 month ago

    Inderal is causing me vision problems

    I've been taking inderal 10mg 3 times a day for the 16 days. Sure enough for the past 4 days I've been having vision problems like blurred vision or random black spots. I couldn't figure out what was causing that until this morning I had an ah ah moment and decided to check the inderal leaflet for side effects. Well I'm 24 female that was given inderal because of unknown causes heart murmur I and sinusal breathing arritmia. The weird is that the Doc didn't even want to medicate....