Diarrhea And Palpitations (Fluttering In Chest)

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

If your anxiety level is ramped up or if your thyroid is out of whack, it can affect other areas of your body, including your bowels and your heart. You could also get diarrhea and palpitations. Diarrhea itself can cause dehydration, which may trigger palpitations. This could happen with a stomach bug or food poisoning. But palpitations should never be ignored. Call your doctor or get medical help right away for any new palpitations.

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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