Tachycardia - harmless or seriously life-threatening? Normal are about 50 to 100 heartbeats per minute. Everything that goes beyond that is popularly called tachycardia. The term is tachycardia.
But what is behind the hyper-fast heart rhythm?
And why does heart racing actually occur?
Questions about questions - and here are the surprising answers in our guide that deals with a difficult topic in a simple and understandable way.
Which questions in heart racing many people busy
Tachycardia scares many people. The related questions should be answered in this guide:
What does sudden tachycardia mean?
Is heart racing bad?
Can tachycardia be psychologically conditioned?
Why do I get palpitations at night?
What are the typical tachycardia symptoms?
What are tachycardia causes?
What health effects and dangers can cause severe palpitations?
Can tachycardia perhaps even be an indication that an acute heart attack or heart failure is imminent?
Even if all the questions in this simple overview are based on anxiety, first of all a little reassurance: the fact is that people of all ages occasionally suffer from heart piercing or so-called heart stumbling.
What causes it and why strong heart palpitations at rest can be so dangerous - you will find out in this article.
What is tachycardia and how does it feel?
Tachycardia is often associated with a general physical activation. At the same time, the symptoms do not manifest themselves "only" in the heart, but rather in the entire organism of the body.
It follows that the so-called "heart hunt" is usually associated with numerous body sensations. Of course, these signs can sometimes be harmless. Sometimes, however, they are anything but "lapidary".
Especially when the heart hunts suddenly and unexpectedly, caution is required. If you have tachycardia like a sewing machine, you better go to the doctor right away.
Tachycardia often results from a physical strain. The symptoms are an indication of a serious illness. But why do you get tachycardia?
Author: Hans-Georg Bieschke, last updated 18.10.2023