Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up
dieabetes and heart problems
avatar
xeko35 posted:
hi, i am 36 years old female with diabetes my Hb A1c was 6.7 last month . i am having heart problems like my heart beat tends to slow some time and it starts to sink but then after few minutes its stable some times my left arm hurts and i start to burp and a heart burn in my chest .i am always tired, lethargic i feel my shoulders are heavy . sometimes my face is red hot and my ears too.my B.P usually 100/60 but sometimes it is 130/90 . i dont know what is happening to me please guide me what should i do and what is my problem .am i having a heart attack or anxiety attacks .
Reply
 
avatar
xeko35 responded:
and i wanted to add that my blood sugar fasting is 120-125 and blood sugar random is 120-140.i take metmorfene500mg for diabetes in morning and evening.
 
avatar
billh99 responded:
It is impossible to diagnose over the internet.

But you are having symptoms that certainly need to be checked out by your doctor and maybe with a referral to cardiologist.
 
avatar
xeko35 replied to billh99's response:
know but can you tell me why my sugar level in the morning is 120-125 in spite that iam taking my medicine


Featuring Experts

James Beckerman, MD, FACC, is a cardiologist at the Providence St. Vincent Heart Clinic in Portland, OR. He graduated summa cum laude from Harvard Col...More

Helpful Tips

Nix Grapefruit & Statin DrugsExpert
Grapefruit & statin drugs can be a bad combination. Unlike other citrus fruits, grapefruit contains substances that disable certain ... More
Was this Helpful?
13 of 15 found this helpful

Expert Blog

The Heart Beat - James Beckerman, MD, FACC

Dr. James Beckerman shares how small, livable lifestyle changes can have a real impact on your risk of heart attack and stroke...Read More

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems to the
Food and Drug Administration

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

For more information, visit the Duke Health General and Consultative Heart Care Center