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Re: In hospital in Bangkok

From: angie


hi rich iam on propranolol to help with the ectopic beats etc ive had v-v since iwas 9 it did pass for a a few years inow find that coffee makes me have more ectopic beats than usual icope ok with the ectopic beats but not when it races for abit then kicks back in they make me feel weak and they are scarey to be quite honest igive up with dr,s specialist etc where v-v sconcerned most dr,s are ignorant towards it as they really have,nt much info into it .iget alot of dizzy spells still but so far the propranolol s stopped my fainting the last faint was 2yrs ago iended up in hospital my bllod pressure had dropped so low and iwas sick then i ended up with propranolol ive seen a cardiologist 3yrs ago iwas ok just afew ectopic beats were recorded then told maybe i wasnt getting enuogh oxygen to the brain etc they just keep speculating with no results to show for it nitemare ido hope you manage to get some proper awnsers hun and help takecare angie

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