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Bradycardia: Introduction

Bradycardia: Where there is a decreased or slowing of the heartbeat to less than 60 beats perminute. See detailed information below for a list of 111 causes of Bradycardia, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Bradycardia:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Bradycardia. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Bradycardia

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Causes of Types of Bradycardia:

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Bradycardia Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Bradycardia may include:

  • Drug treatment is not required if the patient is asymptomatic
  • In severe cases, intravenous access
  • Supplemental oxygen
  • Trancutaneous pacing
  • Atropine
  • Atropair
  • Isopto
  • more treatments...»

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Stories from Users for Bradycardia

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Bradycardia: Animations

Medications or substances causing Bradycardia:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Bradycardia as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Drug interactions causing Bradycardia:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Bradycardia as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Ibuprofen and Baclofen interaction
  • Timolol and Cordarone interaction
  • Apo-Timolol and Cordarone interaction
  • Apo-Timop and Cordarone interaction
  • Betimol and Cordarone interaction
  • Blocadren and Cordarone interaction
  • Cosopt and Cordarone interaction
  • more interactions...»

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Bradycardia

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Bradycardia: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Bradycardia

Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss, there are varying degrees of severity. It is altogether too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or more »

Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder. Some of the conditions which may be causes of chest pain, more »

Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations and rapid heartbeat. In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal. It should be more »

Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed, leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed. People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack, more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children. Some of the symptoms of hypertension that can be overlooked include more »

Bradycardia: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Bradycardia

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Bradycardia: Related Rare Diseases

Rare types of medical conditions and diseases in related medical categories:

Bradycardia: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Definitions of Bradycardia:

Abnormally slow heartbeat
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Excessive slowness in the action of the heart, usually with a heart rate below 60 beats per minute.
- (Source - CRISP)

Organs affected by Bradycardia:

The list of organs typically affected by Bradycardia may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Bradycardia

The list below shows some of the causes of Bradycardia mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Bradycardia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Bradycardia. Of the 111 causes of Bradycardia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 110 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bradycardia:

The following list of conditions have 'Bradycardia' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Bradycardia:

The following list of medical conditions have Bradycardia or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.


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Causes of Bradycardia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Bradycardia based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Bradycardia:

    Subtypes of Bradycardia:

    Sinus bradycardia (38 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Bradycardia:

    Arrhythmias (172 causes), Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Bradycardia:

    Slow heartbeat (49 causes), Heart rhythm changes (1589 causes), Arrhythmias (172 causes), Sleep, High fitness level, Vasovagal attacks, Drug side effects, Acute heart attack, Heart block (67 causes), Increased intracranial pressure (71 causes), Hypothyroidism (106 causes)

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