Definitions for "Arrhythmias"
Irregularities in heart rhythm in which the heart can beat either too fast (tachycardia) or too slow (bradycardia). Arrhythmias may reduce the heart's ability to pump efficiently.
The Condition"... Ectopic beats..."
Relationship to Magnesium Requirement"Myocardial magnesium was measured in 8 young patients (mean age 32) with ventricular tachycardia of less than 30 seconds in duration who underwent endomyocardial biopsy..."
Recommendation Test Copper Levels"Copper depletion, sometimes seen when taking too much zinc, may contribute to arrhythmias..."
Recommendation against DHEA"Ray Sahelian, MD has reported arrhythmias of different types in individuals using as little as 50mg DHEA or 25mg Pregnenolone..."
Recommendation Essential Fatty Acids"Omega 3 fatty acids may reduce the incidence of arrhythmias during a heart attack..."
The Condition"...Tests available One test that may required for diagnosis is an electrocardiogram, also called ECG or EKG..."
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See Arrhythmia.