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    31 yr old with HBP and occasional chest pain. No d...
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    Idiopathic hypertension getting the better of me
    I'm not sure why I'm posting here. Mostly for support, I think. I was diagnosed with high blood pressure at...More
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    Mild Stroke
    For a week, I felt a slight head rush, as if water entered my nose.,,just like when swimming. It occurred...More
    Posted by ateangie
    Mild Stroke
    For a week, I felt a slight head rush, as if water entered my nose.,,just like when swimming. It occurred...More
    Posted by ateangie
    Scared to Death
    Hi there, I have been recently diagnosed with very high blood pressure. Due to anxiety I showed a reading...More
    Posted by An_266816
    Blood pressure spike when laying down
    HELLO, HOPEFULLY A PROFESSIONAL WILL BE ABLE TO HELP US. MY MOTHER IS 61 YEARS YOUNG. SHE HAS HIGH...More
    Posted by Pleasehelp1223
    BP won't go down
    Not sure what else to do here. I'm 35, 5'0", 100 pounds (female). Active, very healthy eater. My blood...More
    Posted by An_266790
    Wakes up in the morning with high blood pressure
    Good morning all. I just found this forum after searching online. I wake up in the morning with high BP. Most...More
    Posted by An_266690
    High blood pressure when lying down / supine?
    Hello there, I'm 25, no Hypertension history. I'm taking cymbalta and amitriptyline for my anxiety and muscle...More
    Posted by mikoalex
    Hydrochloride and Water Weight
    So I ran out of my hydrochloride and forgive me if I am spelling it wrong. Didn't get a chance to refill...More
    Posted by amandalynn4
    Feeling miserable
    I have had hypertension for 15 years.I have been hospitalized in ICU twice for this. I am on Metoprolol...More
    Posted by An_266073
    Feeling miserable
    I have had hypertension for 15 years.I have been hospitalized in ICU twice for this. I am on Metoprolol...More
    Posted by An_266073
    Little scared
    I have had hypertension for 15 years.I have been hospitalized in ICU twice for this. I am on Metoprolol...More
    Posted by An_266073
    Postural HypERtension
    When I work and keep busy all day in the house and big garden, which is hard work, and in the evenings too...More
    Posted by 1questioner
    Lisinopril Drug
    I am hypertensive and at the moment I cannot control my Blood Pressure and I am on Lisinopril. But recently I am...More
    Posted by 12b24
    Lab Work
    Is it normal to require lab work before prescribing blood pressure meds?
    Posted by bgnfan4god
    Lab Work
    Is it normal to require lab work before prescribing blood pressure meds?
    Posted by bgnfan4god
    High blood pressure website with some useful video...
    Hello, I am going to school for nursing just created a website for Hypertension. Also I found some really...More
    Posted by An_265508
    School Project
    I am a student doing research on hypertension. My team and I are collecting data that will help us design a...More
    Posted by dlindskog
    Confused by e.r. and my m.d. about bp spikes
    My history is my dad died of Afib Hypertention, until a 9 years agoI had perfectly normal b.p. in fact is was...More
    Posted by bettybeta
    Lisinopril and Non Stop Vaginal Bleeding
    I began lisinopril last November (2014). At that time I also started having vaginal bleeding and/or spotting...More
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    High blood pressure
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    Posted by An_265375
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    Trying to regulate blood pressure. I was just subscribed a second dose of Lisinopril 20mg for evening. It didn't...More
    Posted by wperry
    Low Blood Pressure and heart disease
    I am 42, male.My resting blood pressure is usually in the range of 110/55. I had an attack eight years back,...More
    Posted by Adal220
    HCTZ Decision
    Any recommendations about which HCTZ medication? I am about to start BP meds. I read that some have Sulfites? My...More
    Posted by bugge
    BP 145/103 while panic attack
    was in the ER yesterday bcs of a very weird feeling. they found out that I get high BP bcs of panic attacks....More
    Posted by Sllick

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