In postural tachycardia, sufferers feel most comfortable when lying down. But woe betide you when you stand up. Then the pulse suddenly jumps up by 30 or more beats per minute.
But that's not all: there is a feeling of emptiness in the head, nausea, weakness, trembling, anxiety and sometimes feelings of panic. After a while, above all, a barely controllable exhaustion sets in.
Some lie down almost the whole day and are hardly able to lead a normal everyday life.
It is about backgrounds, causes and therapy possibilities.
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