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Reply: Beta blocker for hypertension
Beta blockers used to be the go-to med for high blood pressure. But the current guidelines...More
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Reply: Hypertension, low potassium, low magnesium and som...
Most case of high BP are unknown. But some are secondary to other conditions. Two commons...More
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Reply: Good,or Bad
Bp between 115/75 to 120/80 is considered ideal. Between 120/80 to 139/89 is...More
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Reply: Lisinopril
There are a number of different classes of BP meds. The more common ones are ACE...More
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Reply: Tips for someone just Diagnosed with High Blood Pr...
Lose weight, even a small amount can help. As much as possible eliminate processed and...More
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Reply: How Inaccurate Is Automated Blood Pressure Monitor...
It does not matter how accurate that you feel that you home monitor is. Rather what is...More
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Reply: Blood Pressure Medication please advise
You might want to see a hypertension specialist. You look them up here. ...More
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Reply: High blood pressure meds
The best thing is to get a home BP monitor so that you can regularly check it. Stress,...More
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Reply: When to take meds
This link from Consumers Report list the thinking of high BP limits. ...More
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Reply: Lisinopril-HCTZ 20/25
If it is bad enough you need to go to urgent care or the ER. Taking old meds can cause more...More
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