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What's a normal hearbeat for a 2 year old at rest?

My 2 year old son was just asleep next to me and I realised his heartbeat is very fast....about 120 per minute. He threw up not long ago and is a little sick. Should his heartbeat be that fast while he's asleep?!!

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Noahsmom32825

Asked by Noahsmom32825 at 9:42 PM on Dec. 19, 2008 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • I don't know sorry.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:56 PM on Dec. 19, 2008

  • average heart beat of a child around the age of two is 80 to 120 beats per minute....
    boyer94

    Answer by boyer94 at 9:58 PM on Dec. 19, 2008

  • That is the perfect rate... it should be in the 110's- 120's
    AmiJanell

    Answer by AmiJanell at 12:54 AM on Dec. 20, 2008

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