Chest Pain and low pulse rate

Patient

Q: About me
1. Male 31 yrs
2. Weight 75 Kgs, Height 5feet 8inch
3. smoked for around 10yrs
4. Quit smoking in last week

Recently had chest pain so consulted with doctor. He has asked for ECG and Chest xRay.

Blood pressure was 120 75
Pulse rate was 55 bpm
XRay was normal
ECG Slow heart beat , else it was normal

Doctor has given a muscular pain killer dose for 5 days. Said nothing seems to be serious but
asked for a ultra sound of heart if pain continues.
I am confused about low heart beat, is this a serious issue? doc was saying that generally athletic
person have low pulse rate but i do not exercise at all.

Doctor

A:   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: Hello. I'm interested in starting the "mini pill" aka the progesterone only birth control pill, it's called...

Q: This morning I ate big amount of something sweet (Halva) for breakfast and it made me feel sick. I just threw up. At ...

Q: Hi I had an MRI due to migraines and confused and extremely worried about the results. I don't have access to the rep...

Q: I am so scared. I had to have five ct scans this year to various issues. Am I at risk for cancer?

Q: I was in an auto accident three weeks ago and was badly bruised in my upper left breast area. The bruising is gone, b...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews