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I have had heart issues for 30 yrs now, i am 57 now, i have had issues keeping my potassium level normal at times,at times i feel very weak and shaky while standing, i have checked my pulse after standing and it will increase from 70 at sitting to up to 120 within a few minutes will this make me feel weak and shaky? The symptoms i have always had is irregular heart rhythm and feeling very weak while being up on my feet and i have to sit down or lay down to feel better, please help .. thanks

Hi Mary,
You need to see your doctor and be checked for heart disease! Read this:
Hope this helps,
Dr T

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