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235 Possible Causes for Irregular Heart Rhythm, Muscle Twitch

  • Hypokalemia

    This is most common in people who take digitalis medications (digoxin) or have irregular heart rhythm conditions such as: fibrillation, atrial or ventricular tachycardia ([healthline.com] […] deficiency may produce muscular weakness and lead to paralysis and respiratory failure; muscular malfunction may result in hypoventilation, paralytic ileus, hypotension, muscle[icd9data.com] ECG or a heart tracing is done to detect electrical changes in the heart and certain types of irregular heart rhythms that may be caused by low potassium.[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Cocaine Abuse

    Some of the most frequent and severe health consequences of overdose are irregular heart rhythm, heart attacks, seizures, and strokes.[drugabuse.gov] Some cocaine users report feelings of restlessness, irritability, anxiety, panic, and paranoia. 2 Users may also experience tremors, vertigo, and muscle twitches. 2 Severe[drugabuse.gov] Some of the most frequent and severe health consequences resulting from an overdose involve the heart and blood vessels (for example, irregular heart rhythms and heart attacks[michaelshouse.com]

  • Hypomagnesemia

    You may also notice "jerky" movements, high blood pressure, and irregular heart rhythms with severely low blood magnesium levels.[chemocare.com] When to call your healthcare provider Call your provider right away or go to the emergency room if you have any of the following: Muscle twitching, spasms, or cramps Fatigue[saintlukeskc.org] Those with very low levels of magnesium may have muscle weakness, reduced reflex, tremors, hypertension, and irregular heart rhythms.[symptoma.com]

  • Caffeine

    heart rhythms Have high blood pressure Take certain medicines or supplements, including stimulants, certain antibiotics , asthma medicines, and heart medicines.[nlm.nih.gov] twitching, rambling flow of thought and speech, tachycardia or cardiac arrhythmia, periods of inexhaustibility or psychomotor agitation (unintentional motion, say, rapidly[newsfeed.time.com] You have problems with fast or irregular heart rhythms . You have chronic headaches. Watch how much caffeine a child gets.[nlm.nih.gov]

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Some of these drugs include mexiletine, a medication developed to correct irregular heart rhythms; antiepileptic drugs, such as gabapentin, phenytoin, and carbamazepine; and[stlouischildrens.org] They include: Numbness or reduced sensation Tingling Pain, often a burning or sharp, cutting sensation Sensitivity to touch Muscle twitches Muscle weakness Difficulty with[uvahealth.com] Some of these medicines include mexiletine, a medicine developed to correct irregular heart rhythms; antiseizure drugs, such as gabapentin, phenytoin, and carbamazepine; and[hopkinsmedicine.org]

  • Cyclobenzaprine

    […] temperature, increased heartbeats, irregular heart rhythms, muscle stiffness, overactive reflexes, severe low blood pressure, stupor, and vomiting.[pilladdictions.com] twitching numbness , tingling, pain, or weakness in hands or feet pounding heartbeat problems in speaking trembling trouble sleeping unpleasant taste or other taste changes[drugs.com] Nervous System and Psychiatric : Seizures, ataxia ; vertigo ; dysarthria ; tremors; hypertonia ; convulsions; muscle twitching; disorientation; insomnia ; depressed mood;[web.archive.org]

  • Electrolytes Abnormal

    Certain electrolyte abnormalities can produce irregular heart rhythms, which can cause symptoms of heart disease, including heart or chest pain.[livestrong.com] twitching, abdominal cramps, elevated BP and HR, hyponatremia side effects of hypervolemia _________ for overhydration increases excretion of water and sodium restore normal[quizlet.com] Symptoms of low serum magnesium levels include: leg and foot cramps weight loss vomiting muscle spasms, twitching, and tremors seizures muscle weakness arrthymia Chloride[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Hypoglycemia

    Symptoms If blood sugar levels become too low, signs and symptoms may include: An irregular heart rhythm Fatigue Pale skin Shakiness Anxiety Sweating Hunger Irritability Tingling[mayoclinic.com] Symptoms of muscle twitching, irritability, and/or increased urination. Poor appetite that does not improve. If you notice excessive sleepiness, confusion.[chemocare.com] You may also notice you are having heart palpitations—irregular changes in your heart rhythm.[healthcentral.com]

  • Narcolepsy-Cataplexy Syndrome

    These occur more rarely, but may include: Dependency or abuse Psychosis Mania Aggressive behavior Tourette’s syndrome (rare) Irregular heart rhythms Heart attack Stroke Sudden[verywell.com] A subjective sense of clumsiness, slurred speech, weakness, and muscle twitches are reported prior to the attack.[symptoma.com] But troublesome side effects still occur in some individuals, including impotence, high blood pressure, and heart rhythm irregularities.[msunites.com]

  • Metoclopramide

    If you have been told you have an irregular heart rhythm. If you know you have a problem with your digestive system, such as a blockage or any internal bleeding.[patient.info] twitching 134.78 30.58 38 2355 3859 3379607 Economic problem 129.41 30.58 25 2368 472 3382994 Cardio-respiratory arrest 126.88 30.58 51 2342 15389 3368077 Agitation 124.63[drugcentral.org] You may feel drowsy, dizzy or have uncontrollable twitching, jerking or writhing movements and unusual muscle tone causing distortion of the body after taking Metoclopramide[xpil.medicines.org.uk]

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