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Tachycardia: Heart rate greater than 100 beats per minute. See detailed information below for a list of 194 causes of Tachycardia, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible
causes of Tachycardia as a symptom.
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including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Tachycardia 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.
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Read more about causes and Tachycardia deaths.
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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 considered for any unexplained heart rhythm...read 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, whereas there are various less dangerous...read more »
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Abnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
Excessive rapidity in the action of the heart.
- (Source - CRISP)
The list below shows some of the causes of Tachycardia mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Tachycardia. Of the 194 causes of Tachycardia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Tachycardia' 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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The following list of medical conditions have Tachycardia 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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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Tachycardia based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Medical Conditions associated with Tachycardia:
Heart rhythm symptoms (1589 causes), Additional Heart Sounds (267 causes), Palpitations (566 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Arrhythmia (267 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes), Heart sounds symptoms (109 causes)
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