I used to have b/p spikes of 225/115. Cause was unknown, and a combo of meds usually worked, except for the spikes. My doctors all agreed that 200/100 was the point at which I should contact a doctor, which usually meant a visit to the ER where nitro was administered. Then I noticed on the lab reports which were taken at each visit that my potassium was low. I asked to be put on potassium to keep it above the minimum (at least mid-range). Have been taking potassium and not a single spike since. Might want to have yours watched. Had an rx for clonodine, but never used it.View Thread
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