Clarification procedure.

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I had cardioversion done yesterday for a-fib I've had since April. My normal heart rate before yesterday was 64-67, and now it's in the 90's to 101. Is this normal after the procedure? I feel fine other than a bit anxious over this.

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    Hi Peggy. That does sound a bit fast, but might just be a reaction to the procedure you've had, and will settle later.

    I have paroxysmal AF, which is not the same thing as yours. AF in general is a very variable thing that seems to effect everyone slightly differently.

    Good luck.

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