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Heart palpitations/discomfort

For the past 2 months, I've been having some weird heart discomfort. I noticed it started after drinking alcohol many times in a week. I also think it may be related to anxiety that came with launching my business. Now my life isn't too stressful but the discomfort is still there. I tried smoking medical marijuana for 2 weeks and it had dissappeared but came back after I stopped. It's not painful but feels more like muscle spasms. I think the fact that I'm so worried about it is making it worse. I'm only 22 so I don't think this is normal at my age. I know that if I see my doctor, she'll tell me that everything is fine. What can this be? Thanks!
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replied September 22nd, 2017
Im 24 and I get all the beautiful of a full blown anxiety disorders and Recently the past week ive been getting chest discomfort and palpuation whether i sit or stand and its worse when I sit I already Got an ekg done at my PCP and it came back normal but He refferred me to a cardiologist for futher evaluation sometimes ekg cant capture an arrythmia or problem I would go and ask for an EKG done aa well it cud be our anxiety or something else Evee since I havent bewn able to relax and my anxiety is worse
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replied December 27th, 2018
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Alcohol might be playing a role by causing the discomfort or gastritis. Seek a physician, quit alcohol, dont find the answer of your troubles in drinking and let the doctor help.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
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