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Rapid heartbeats fainting and real feel of ill

Gaynor55
Gaynor55
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Hi to all I have had 4 episodes of very rapid heartbeats plus feeling very faint, and really feeling unwell, they last for around half an hour each time, so I went to a&e and was told nothing wrong 2 days later I went to Portugal and it happened again so was put on nebivolol tablets. This made the rapid heart stop then 2 days later I was passing out and went a&e again and was told by another doctor to stop the nebivolol and take gastroenteritis tablets. Then on my return back to England I went to my docs to be told I seem fine and to just keep taking the tablets, it's a joke as I have no idea what's wrong and I'm still feeling unwell any ideas please.

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RasAlGhoul

I am not sure about fainting, but maybe if u were too scared it would cause this?

Fainting would be because of maybe low blood sugar or something like that but i do not believe it is Anxiety, im not doctor but if im wrong anyone please correct me :)

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Gaynor55
Gaynor55
in reply to RasAlGhoul

One min my blood pressure was high then low then high etc it was up and down all over the place. My blood sugars was find but I have high colestiol.

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RasAlGhoul
RasAlGhoul
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Maybe then that is the reason of ur fainting, the high colestiol.. Because i do not believe Anxiety does fainting.. I never saw that symptom anywhere not here nor on google.

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Gaynor55
Gaynor55
in reply to RasAlGhoul

I didn't never actually faint right out just nearly but have constant dizziness. More so when I lie down the room spins.

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RasAlGhoul
RasAlGhoul
in reply to Gaynor55

Could it be the flight, travelling from a country to another can result in these symptoms? Are they lasting a lot?

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Gaynor55
Gaynor55
in reply to RasAlGhoul

No as it all started here in the uk 2 days before I flew and I still have it one and I've been home 10 days a few people have said anxiety. Acid reflux or heart !! So I'm at a lose end atm

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RasAlGhoul
RasAlGhoul
in reply to Gaynor55

I first mistaken acid reflux for Anxiety, but i do not think ur case is acid reflux.. Is there foods u eat and u feel fine but some others u done?

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Gaynor55

No I don't think any foods I eat change the way I feel. One min I'm fine apart from the odd stabbing pains etc then all of a sudden I feel really rough, and quite ill. Then it will pass after an hour or so and I feel ok ish again, and this is happening on a regular basis.

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loglegmomma

Have you had any relief? This happens to me & it's very disconcerting.

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Facetedjewel

I think it is anxiety. I know that I have had times when I feel like I am going to pass out. I get dizzy and weak and my heart will race. I have been checked out for everything and the conclusion was anxiety/panic. Now that you are back home, I would have a complete physical and rule out anything physical that could be causing this and if it is anxiety get some help from a good therapist and perhaps medication to get you through this.

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Gaynor55

Thankyou for your help and support I'm now seeing a doctor this afternoon and will let you know the outcome once again Thankyou 😀

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