Constipation And Palpitations (Fluttering In Chest)

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

If your thyroid gland is producing the wrong amount of thyroid hormone, it may cause your bowels to become sluggish and you may get palpitations. There are many causes for constipation, including irritable bowel syndrome, dehydration, or lack of exercise. But if you have new palpitations that haven't been checked out, then call your doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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