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Palpitation - Irregular Heart Beat

The problems related to heart and other organs are on tremendous rise these days. It's all due to the hectic life style, urbanization, stress and many other factors. Deskbound working smoking, physical inactiveness has made life sick and occupied with various health issues.

Here we are Going to Discuss about Palpitation, Let's know in Detail Here

Though palpitation make you worries or tensed but usually it is harmless. Heart palpitation are the feeling of having rapid or wavering heart. Heart beats more when you are under some stressed situations. It may be due to some medications, after exercise or may be due to some underlying medical condition which may need treatment.

Very fast heart beat is known as tachycardia and slow heart rate is termed as bradycardia.

What are the Causes of Palpitation?

Very common causes of heart Palpitation are -

  • Stress and anxiety
  • Some medications like stimulant use in asthmatic patients
  • Caffeine
  • Nicotine
  • Alcohol
  • Abnormal electrolyte levels
  • Exercise or vigorous physical activity
  • High fever
  • Some hormonal changes associated with menstrual changes or menopause

Symptoms of Palpitation

You may feel that your heart is -

  • Skipping beats
  • Fluttering
  • Pumping harder
  • Beating to fast

You Need To See The Doctor When You Feel Following Symptoms

  • Dizziness
  • Fainting
  • Feeling of getting unconsciousness
  • Severe chest pain
  • Nausea
  • Weakness

Who can be at Risk?

  • People who are over stressed or occupied with anxiety
  • Some medicines like stimulant – Pseudoephedrine present in asthma control medicines or used for cold and cough.
  • Ladies with pregnancy
  • People with thyroid issues

What are the Complications?

  • Heart attack
  • Unconsciousness
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Heart failure

What is Ayurvedic point of View?

Vata, Pitta and Kapha are three energies of body which decide individual's body nature and accordingly diet and life style is recommended. As everyone is different genetically, recommendations also varies person to person and also it depends upon the each season of the year. Aim of Ayurveda is to bring equilibrium between doshas (physical energies), dhatus (body tissue) and malas (body wastes).

Due to improper consumption of food and stress, anxiety lead to vitiation of rasa dhatus which is first tissue among saptdhatus (7 tissues). Heart is seat for rasa dhatu. Rasa is formed after digestion of food. Therefore heart problems arises when rasa gets vitiate.

Is there Any Herbal Treatment for Palpitation?

You can find various herbal remedies at herbal stores claiming successful herbal treatment for palpitation. People are making money by selling fake medicines and fooling customers as they are not focused on quality of products. So you have to be alert while buying some natural products for anything. Always look for standardized extracts, quantity and potency.

What are Natural Supplements for Healthy Heart?

Planet Ayurveda offers various wonderful nutritional supplements for healthy heart.


  1. Arjuna Capsules - 1 to 2 cap twice daily, after meal, with plain water
  2. Total Heart Support - 1 to 2 cap twice daily, after meal, with plain water
  3. Brahmi Capsules - 1 to 2 cap twice daily, after meal, with plain water
  4. Stress Support - 1 to 2 cap twice daily, after meal, with plain water
  5. Arjun Tea - 2 to 3 cups daily

All capsules are packed with standardized extracts in veggie capsules which are absolutely free from all kind of chemicals, fillers, yeast or preservative. These are 100 present natural products which help to maintain healthy blood circulation and heart. These are authentic herbal products which are formulated under GMP guidelines and undergo quality, quantity and potency check.

What is Arjuna?

Terminalia is a tree. In Ayurveda there are three spices of Terminalia used to formulate natural supplements. These are Terminalia arjuna, Terminalia bellerica and Terminalia chebula.

Arjuna is Terminalia arjuna which is known as arjuna in Sanskrit and kahu in Hindi. Arjuna is a deciduous tree that grows up to 25 meter in height. It has grayish brown bark which is used to formulate natural products. Flowers are white and small. Leaves are oblong glabrous with base rounded or sometimes cordate apex obtuse or sub-acute. It is found in marshy places, India, Sri Lanka etc. Arjuna helps to maintain healthy heart.

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Are there Side Effects of taking Natural Products for a long time?

Usually natural supplements are advised to continue for a long time as these take time to show the results. Everybody is aware of having side effects of allopathic medicines but when thing is about natural supplements, one can stay without fear of having any kind of side effect. Everybody is different in genetic constitutions and response also varies person to person so patience is needed.

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