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Reply: blood pressure
117/76 is not too low, in fact it is near idea. However some people who have had high BP...More
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Reply: Low Blood Pressure and heart disease
Although I take ACE inhibitor my pulse stays above 78. ACE inhibitors do not affect...More
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Reply: HCTZ Decision
There is only one HCTZ although it is also available with combinations with other BP meds. ...More
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Reply: BP 145/103 while panic attack
Anxiety and stress can certainly cause high BP. There are a number of methods and...More
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Reply: High Blood Pressure
You want an arm unit. Those that measure at the wrist are not as reliable. There are...More
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Reply: change in metoprolol manufacturer at my pharmacy
First of all check with the pharmacists to verify that a) they filled the prescription...More
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Reply: How can I lower my blood pressure?
I am worried as my bp keeps going up every time I take it Exactly. Some people are...More
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Reply: High Blood Pressure Question
Yes, anxiety can have a big effect on blood pressure. You might want to try some...More
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Reply: Blood pressure spike at night
1. Spikes in BP, in general, not just at night, have been reported to be cause by adrenal...More
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Reply: Amlodipine 5mg, good or bad?
Calcium channel blockers, ACEinhibtors/ARBlockers, and diuretics are the first choice of...More
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