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  • Wpw

    So i recently got a cardiac ablation on Wed may 30th and I went and did cardio on Saturday June 3rd Saturday and I feel like 1million bucks!!!! Not tired at all anymore!!!!! I have this feeling I have never had before!

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  • Violent nosebleeds

    MY 29 yr old daughter has been diagnosed for 6 years. She had an ablation 6 years ago which helped with the SVT but the symptoms of racing heart have started to return within the last year. Tonight she had a sudden violent nosebleed from both nostrils that lasted 30 minutes. This is the 2nd time this...

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  • Just been diagnosed with wpw

    But old EKG shows I have had this along time.1992  May I ask the people with WPW what are your Symptoms.. I know what the text book symptom's are but what are yours! The reason I ask is I'm having chest pains and feel like jolts and some time I feel hot. I have a appointment to...

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  • Im a 22 year old male. 6'1" 205 pounds. This is my WPW story.

    Hi, I'm really curious about something here but,  first let me give you some of my background. Also, this basically just turned into my Wolff-Parkinsons-White Syndrome (or WPW for short) story. All the way from the start, up until now. I knew it was bad when I woke up feeling like I was going...

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  • How's everyone doing after a year of ablation?

    Hello, hope everyone is doing good. Its been a year since I've had my ablation, I still get tired easy? Is this the same case for anyone else? I know since I had my procedure I couldn't really do a whole physically, so it's probably been about 10 months since I hadn't I guess really worked...

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  • WPW AND CELEBREX

    I had WPW and took a lot of Celebrex when I was younger. Has anyone else that had or has WPW TAKEN CELEBREX?  Very curious please take time to post 

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  • What should I do for ED?

    I am 50 now,a diabetic type 2 but ok with my WPW. Only two situations causing palpitations and arrhythmia are the heartburn after overeating!!! and sleeplessness. I take a variety of medications,too. The adivce will be highly appreciated.

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  • After Ablation

    Hello, I had an ablation done 10 days ago for wpw and svt. Procedure went well, only lasted about an hour and a half I believe. Doctor said they got three pathways but he said the main one that was wpw was larger and he had to burn it three times. He said it was a success after. When I was laying in...

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  • Metoprolol tartrate for WPW

    I was just prescribed metoprolol to help with my racing heart rate (resting is between 111-120). I’m just tired of feeling like I ran a marathon when trying to watch tv. Has anyone else been on this medication and what was your experience?  I’m so afraid to try new medicines as my anxiety is already...

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  • Can I have a baby although I have Wolff Parkinson White?

     I am a 30 year old female and I have been diagnosed with Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) since I was seven. I was too young to be on medication so I only started treatment when  I was twelve, ( Propanalol). At twelve I did personal observations about my body and realized that whenever...

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  • Wolff Parkinson While

    I was diagnosed 15 years ago with WPW I have had ablation surgery 10 years ago it did help but the symptoms are still there but not as pronounced I still take Flecanide when needed but lately have been having dizzy spells and breathlessness also tremors in my head and hands mostly my left hand. I was...

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  • Wpw and dental care

    Does anyone know anything about complications with WPW and anesthetics dentists use? I recall seeing an article about that topic once but I can’t seem to find it now.

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  • Recently diagnosed with Wolff Parkinson white

    About a month and a half ago I was diagnosed with WPW. I’m a 20 year old female. I began having racing heart beats about 3ish months ago! That was all I had though. Now Its like I’m having other symptoms..shortness of breath, fatigue. & I just don’t feel normal anymore. It’s depressing me! I just...

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  • Is ablation for WPW worth it?? ❤️

    Hi, I'm new to this and looking for any information or advice people can give I was diagnosed with WPW 10 years ago now when I was 14 and have been on Atenolol ever since. The medication has done an amazing job of controlling my symptoms and minimising episodes but of course they are still there...

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  • I've been diagnosed with wpw.

    I have recently been told i have wpw and since i saw the cardiology consultant and he told me what was involved it scared me to death. He also said if you feel dizzy go to the hospital which i have done. Could anyone tell me if this is a common side affect of wpw.

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  • Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome treatment

    Over a year ago I was diagnosed with WPW and put on medication which my body did not respond to. Just one year ago I had a catheter ablation done and the doctors said it had been successful. These past couple months I've been having my heart race and I did other 30 day ECG study to find out that...

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  • EP Study/Ablation waiting list

    Hi everyone, I am 25 years old and was diagnosed with WPW Syndrome two months ago following an ECG, wearing a heart monitor etc. My Cardiology consultant has put me on his waiting list for an EP Study to cauterize what he believes to be an extra pathway. I was just wondering how long people have had...

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  • Atenolol and wpw

    I have been with wpw for over 26 yrs without knowing and symptoms have just surfaced this year in March 2017. I was told to go and have an ablation but in our countrythere are no specialists and machines to to work on me. So i was refered to go to india to have that operation but i failed to raise the...

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  • Wpw and exercice

    53 y old. Done sport all my life just diagnosed last summer after completing a difficult half marathon in the heat. Since then my dr told me I could continue to traîn no problem but I get more frequent episode. My increased pulse is around 100 when it occurs. Always at rest. Never while exercising...

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  • WPW Syndrome

    I am a 56 year old female. This all started when I was in 4th grade, I would get heart palpitations (I guess more accurately they would be called SVT;s?) and didn't tell anyone, it wasn't until I was 13 that I passed out from them that anyone else became aware that I had a problem, these would...

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  • Looking for individuals in Arizona who have been diagnosed with WPW

    Hi everyone, ​I'm a college student at ASU attempting to write a paper about someone's personal experience with WPW. I was actually diagnosed when I was around 12 and had the ablation to correct it. Part of the requirement for my paper is that I get an in-person interview with someone who experienced...

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  • What to expect

    I have been diagnosed today with wolff parkinson white syndrome from my cardiologist. I was originally diagnosed with a right bundle branch block but my gp got it wrong. I have been advised to get the catheter ablation and am booked in to get the procedure done. I am 24 and think I should get it done...

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  • Wpw syndrome

    Hi should i be worried about wpw syndrome? Ive been newly diagnosed with this and i dont know if i should be alarmed or worried. Is it life threatening?

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  • WPW and PDE5 inhibitors

    44 year old male recently diagnosed and yet to see Cardio consultant. Wondering if safe to still take Tadalafil/Cialis with WPW or if this is a bad idea? Just very anxious and worried at the moment. Thanks

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  • Newly diagnosed WPW

    Found out earlier this month I have WPW. I have an upcoming appointment with an electrophysiologist and I'm scheduled to wear a 48 hour monitor this week. The cardiologist seemed confused that I had never struggled athletically growing up, and his surprise was a bit unsettling to me. The diagnosis...

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  • lightheadedness

    Hi I had been dignosed WPW in 2002 i had 3 ablation in uk in 2004 but did not worked. I had been taking cordarone 200 mg since 2002 in 2012 i seen a doctor in USA and change medicine to flecanide. in Oct 2013 i had a new ablation in USA and it worked. but I was not feeling okay lately and i had an irrigular...

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  • Holiday insurance

    Just wondering if anyone knows if there is a better company to use My son is 5 months old and we are going Spain for one week x

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  • Runner with WPW

    Hi all,Im a 51 year old male and was diagnosed with wpw over 35 years ago when aged 16! I have been a active runner all that time. I suffer with about 5 to 6 episodes of SVT per year often triggered by physical activity.I have read that it can occasionaly be life threatening(didnt realise this before).Also...

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  • Can u go abroad with wpw

    My son is 12 weeks got diagnosed when he was 4 weeks old and since as had 3 episodes of svt , we are currently under great Ormond street hospital they have said he will have a ablation but not until he's 16kg so it won't b yet , he's on medication at the moment , i judt wanted to know...

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  • Anyone else have these symptoms?

    I was diagnosed with WPW last November in the ER. I was having chest pain, neasea and hypertension. My family has a history of hypertension. The gave me a stress test, MRI and X-rays and my heart was functioning normal and looked well. I was put on a 25mg Metoprolol but the med was too strong for me,...

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