Review: could Post-traumatic stress disorder cause Palpitations?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 3,151 people who have Post-traumatic stress disorder. Among them, 51 experience Palpitations (Heart palpitations). See who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Post-traumatic stress disorder
Post-traumatic stress disorder (latest reports from 19,797 patients) is typically treated by Zoloft, Prazosin Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Sertraline Hydrochloride, Celexa, Effexor Xr.
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 304,297 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Feb, 28, 2014: 3,148 people who have post-traumatic stress disorder are studied. Among them, 45 (1.43%) have Palpitations.
Gender of people who have post-traumatic stress disorder and experienced Palpitations * :
Age of people who have post-traumatic stress disorder and experienced Palpitations * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (45 people, 100.00%)
- Anxiety (13 people, 28.89%)
- Panic disorder (6 people, 13.33%)
- Panic attack (5 people, 11.11%)
- Pain (4 people, 8.89%)
- Generalised anxiety disorder (4 people, 8.89%)
- Pain in extremity (3 people, 6.67%)
- Back injury (3 people, 6.67%)
- Bipolar disorder (3 people, 6.67%)
- Back pain (3 people, 6.67%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Xanax (11 people, 24.44%)
- Lyrica (9 people, 20.00%)
- Alprazolam (8 people, 17.78%)
- Paxil (7 people, 15.56%)
- Seroquel (5 people, 11.11%)
- Zoloft (4 people, 8.89%)
- Soma (4 people, 8.89%)
- Sertraline (4 people, 8.89%)
- Zopiclone (3 people, 6.67%)
- Motrin (3 people, 6.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Have started experiencing some fatigue, shortness of breath climbing stairs. Exercise daily weights, etc. Hear flutter palpitations,and at hospital yesterday. Blood tests okay 30 sec EKG showed nothing but fluttering did not occur while testing. Hooked to heart monitor for couple hours.each flutter accompanied by skips drop outs on heart monitor. Doctors refused to state any causal relation.
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