It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Anxiety Message Board


Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-20-2007, 11:19 AM   #1
Member
(male)
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 55
spurs279 HB User
Increased heart rate question

Every time I take a shower my heart rate goes up dramatically. I feel normal (maybe a little dizzier than normal) but my heart rate is as fast as it is during a panic attack. About 5/10 minutes after it slows down but seems a bit off/irregular.

This may sound weird but can any of you do me a favor and check your pulse to see if it's different during a shower? Thanks for any help.

 
Old 08-20-2007, 11:51 AM   #2
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 13
pinkeye HB User
Re: Increased heart rate question

It's very, very normal for your heart rate to increase during and after a warm/hot shower. This is really nothing to worry about at all.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 08-20-2007, 12:05 PM   #3
Member
(male)
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 55
spurs279 HB User
Re: Increased heart rate question

Alright just wanted to make sure. As you probably know, when you have anxiety you think everything is wrong with you.

Last edited by spurs279; 08-20-2007 at 12:05 PM.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Increased heart rate from Prilosec? Liz1965 Acid Reflux / GERD 1 02-20-2008 07:52 AM
scary heart problems nikigrl8883 Anxiety 5 07-12-2006 09:26 AM
Yet another heart rate question! aname Heart Disorders 3 07-07-2006 07:55 AM
Increased heart rate, what to do next? cartner High & Low Blood Pressure 0 12-03-2005 04:41 PM
Increased Heart Rate -- Newbie mackenzie61 Menopause 3 11-06-2005 04:25 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Ativan
Celexa Effexor
Klonopin
Lexapro
  Paxil
Prozac
Valium
Xanax
Zoloft




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



ms_mod (56), Foxxii (26), d0ink (25), Frank Furter (16), Jagraal (15), Shae794 (9), Skip4 (9), iluv (9), slenderella (8), tygriff (8)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1167), MSJayhawk (1000), Apollo123 (899), Titchou (836), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (758), ladybud (747), sammy64 (668), midwest1 (665), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:03 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!