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



Heart Disorders Message Board
Post New Thread   Reply Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-30-2012, 07:31 PM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 6
Faith17 HB User
High resting heart rate

I am a 24 year old female. 5'7 and 125lbs. i appear very healthy, but have not excersised in a while. I just started a running program and I am experiencing intense dizziness and with minimal running. I have a very high resting heart rate that averages well over 100. Should I be concerned about my heart beating too fast while running?

 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-30-2012, 07:50 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
ladybud's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Colorado
Posts: 4,902
ladybud HB Userladybud HB Userladybud HB Userladybud HB Userladybud HB Userladybud HB Userladybud HB Userladybud HB Userladybud HB Userladybud HB Userladybud HB User
Re: High resting heart rate

Yes, I would be concerned, especially since you are experiencing severe dizziness with running. The most common reason for a fast resting heartrate is an overactive thyroid. I would see your Dr. and investigate the reason for your tachycardia. I would wait to start your exercise program until you have checked out your heart rate and the cause, if it can be found, is treated. You might need to see a cardiologist as well.

 
Reply With Quote
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Reply Reply

Tags
dizzy lightheaded nausea fatigue tired, resting heart rate, running



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 THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



Machaon (77), Vyking (50), sjb (25), JJ (22), ladybud (18), started04 (15), rosier (9), Beefsteak (8), cvcman (8), Bob652 (6)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1177), MSJayhawk (1004), Apollo123 (903), Titchou (847), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (758), ladybud (753), sammy64 (668), midwest1 (668), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:59 PM.



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!