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I've been given benzodiazepines in the last year for

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Customer: hi I've been given benzodiazepines in the last year for anxiety, I discontinued them
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: even when I was taking benzos my heart rate was high now after 2 months of not taking any medicine any day it's a struggle my heart rate goes up to 140 lowest 88 shortness of breath, tightness in the chest I took past year benzodiazepines and beta-blocker, I did not feel well now I don't feel well either in addition my left arm is numbed
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

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Have you ever tried a calcium channel blocker for this?