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Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Questions
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Posted 6 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
I'm in the hospital and I had an episode. Without beta blockers my heart rate stays from 44 to 60 and today I got sweaty and got. Couldn't breathe. My heart was racing. It felt like something moved and I almost fell out... My heart rate went up to 120 is this normal? Something is wrong ...
Posted 3 Mar 2016 by • 1 answer
... confused and nervous i want to exercise to loose weight but don't know what i can do or what i cant do any help please
Posted 28 Aug 2015 by • 1 answer
... last 4 months. I have a pace maker and I also have HCM. I am not able to take the pain medicines that are prescribed as they interact with my heart medicine. What can I do for the chronic pain
Posted 14 Jun 2015 by • 1 answer
... headedness,hot flashes, feel flush,very slight nausea, etc)? I've been taking it for 2 weeks for mild HCM, 120mg/day, and my Doctor said I need to get acclimated to it, how long did it take you to get acclimated?
Posted 27 Feb 2014 by • 3 answers
I can't seem to find a simple straightforward answer. Is it inevitable that I am just going to get sicker and die? How long will it take? Is there anything at all that I can do?
Posted 12 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
I have been taking atenolol for about 35 years for apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Due to articles I have read recently, I want to change to a different beta blocker, but don't understand the differences, except that carvedilol and nebivolol are vasodilators. I had some minor trouble with ...
Posted 8 Feb 2014 by • 1 answer
Simvastatin for cholesterol - side effects any one else with this problem and what other medicines were recommended? Trying to keep positive front.. Thanks
Posted 4 Apr 2013 by • 2 answers
I Took the echo stress test and the doctor told me that everything was working normally. before i was diagnosed i would exercise a lot... running 5 miles everyday and going to the gym at least two hours a day, since then i don't exercise much and gained 30 pounds
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy - I had a septial myectomy 5 wks ago. I'm allergic to beta blockers and?
Posted 31 May 2012 by • 1 answer
... calcium channel blockers. will my heart rythm return to normal after heart heals? had a pacemaker installed also. i'm on htz . for hypertropic cardiomyopathy support go to hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.org. good site
Posted 20 Apr 2012 by • 1 answer
Posted 28 Jan 2011 by • 2 answers
Or i am not sure if the meds are causing it but I have cardiomyopathy and am on many meds.I would like to know what meds other people are on for this disease. It does'nt seem to be a tried and true med list. The Drs. seem to be guessing.My gout bothers me more then the cardiomyopathy. Now I ...
Posted 5 Oct 2010 by • 1 answer
... death due to HCM?
Has anyone had surgery for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy as I have and can u please tell me about any?
Posted 10 Sep 2010 by • 2 answers
support you have found?
Posted 21 Dec 2009 by • 2 answers
I have been taking this med for 2 months. About 4 years ago I was diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Is this medication okay for me to take?
Posted 24 Sep 2009 by • 1 answer
... varapamil, Norpace, crestor and lavaza