Premature Ventricular Contractions (PVCs)

Last updated: 24 Nov 2021  |  22981 Views  | 

Premature Ventricular Contractions (PVCs)

Premature Ventricular Contractions (PVCs)

Caused by excessive contraction of the heart muscle And the ventricular heart beats faster than the rhythm and blood supply to the body is not good. This arrhythmia is known as arrhythmia and results in an irregular pulse. PVCs can occur in normal people. which most people do not need treatment

It is more common in healthy people who drink coffee, nicotine, alcohol and stress. Ischemic heart disease, high blood pressure, certain medications


Most people have no symptoms. You may feel an abnormal rhythm, palpitations.

from abnormal pulse examination And diagnosed by looking at the ECG graph, the examination will be most effective when symptoms are present. Holter monitoring. To see the EKG in 24 hours. and other examinations Exercise stress test echocardiography electrophysiology study performed by specialized doctors

No symptoms, no treatment Limiting caffeine, alcohol, and nicotine intake can reduce the risk of that can happen Medications can be controlled if severe symptoms, such as antiarrhythmic medicines, beta-blockers, and calcium channel blockers.

Things to do

Avoid things that cause disorders such as caffeine, alcohol, nicotine, drugs, and stress.

Stress should be reduced through meditation, yoga.

Exercise because it will reduce symptoms.

See a doctor if you have heart palpitations, chest tightness, shortness of breath, and fainting.

don't do
Do not forget to take your medicine as prescribed by your doctor.


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