General Symptoms

The types of symptoms you have (if you have any) depend on the type of arrhythmia you have and how healthy your heart is.

If symptoms are experienced, they may include:

  • Palpitations (sensation of strong heart beats in the chest or sensation or irregular, fast, or slow heart beats in the chest – an awareness of the heart)
  • Racing heartbeat in chest
  • Chest discomfort
  • Weakness/fatigue
  • Shortness of breath
  • Dizziness
  • Fainting
  • Sweating