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You should see your primary care medical provider. An emergency room is really not the best place for the on-going management of hypertension (high...
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If a beta-blocker is associated with ED, I'd suggest switching to a different blood pressure medication rather than turning to a medication to...
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I cannot find any evidence showing that rapid weight loss causes blood pressure to rise.  In general, weight loss typically helps to reduce...
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Not necessarily....your medicines have successfully CONTROLLED your blood pressure to the point that it is now normal. If you stop those...
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Yes you can have heart problems and still have good blood pressure
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This should answer your question.... http://www.webmd.com/hypertension-high-blood-pressure/guide/grapefruit-juice-and-medication
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You're wise to check your own blood pressure regularly after being put on medication for high blood pressure. Doing this will help your health...
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hello. I am a cna 2 and i know a little bit about blood pressures. Even for a younger person around 18, that top number is pretty low. drink a lot of...
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I'm sorry to hear this and hope you're under a doctor's care. I'm assuming you are, since you mention PVCs.One thing that can cause a...
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I don't suspect syncope either. Your pulse rate was within normal limits and your blood pressure was somewhat elevated. With syncope the...
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Yes!  Very simply put, your heart is on the left side of your body so that would make pressure readings different from side to side.
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usually 120/80 but with is weight that BP is good
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I guess I don't get why a diastolic (the BOTTOM number) of 70-90 is considered "high"? "Normal BP" USED to be 120/80 (I know...
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Continue to take your blood pressure on a regular basis, at different times of day and in both arms. One isolated reading that is elevated is not as...
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There is a well researched diet for high blood pressure called the DASH diet standing for Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension. Here are the...