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Heart races with bowel movement

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I have a problem that has become a major issue.

Whenever I need to go and take a #2, my heart beat becomes rapid and it seems much weaker, and I often have chills. I just feel terrible! There is no actual pain or other visible problem, certainly no blood or anything I can see. I am 24/m and quite healthy.

It is only once I have gone to the bathroom that the problem goes away, and it does so quite rapidly. How could needing to go, equate to these symptoms?

I cannot find anything about this. Does anyone have any idea what could be wrong?

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replied April 15th, 2017
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Palpitations on defecations should be evaluated for heart functions and structure integrity and valvular functions, if every thing is normal then nothing to worry about.

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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