- Pounding heart, heart feels like it is beating too hard
Pounding heart, heart beating too hard:
heart feels and sounds as though it is pounding unusually hard
in your chest. You become aware of the heart's action and you
fear there may be a problem with it. You may also fear that your
heart could burst or suddenly stop beating.
This symptom can be accompanied with other symptoms, such as
racing heart or fast heart rate, “skipped beats,” heart “flutters,” chest
pressure, or shooting pains in the chest.
NOTE: There are direct physiological and
psychological reasons why anxiety symptoms occur. The members
area contains detailed information about common anxiety symptoms
including what they are, why they occur, and what you can do
to eliminate them. It includes the anxiety symptoms pounding