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Reply: High Blood Pressure spike over Pain Meds
No medical professional normally responds in this forum. And even if they did they could...More
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Reply: Blood Pressure
It is certainly within limit of normal (no more than 120/80). Although ideally the pulse...More
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Reply: high blood pressure and high heart rate while trai...
My max is recommended at 155. Based on What? If it is from the 220-age formula that...More
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Reply: Question About Blood Pressure Readings
That is not uncommon. The protocol used for some hypertension studies will take 5...More
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It is not hypertension until it reaches 140. But 133 is considered per-hypertensive. It is...More
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Reply: Ramipril dull headaches
Ramipril is just one of the several ACEinhibitor class of BP meds. For those that can't...More
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Reply: Best heart rate for loosing weight?
I don't know if there is any "best" way to exercise, but here are a few thoughts. First...More
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Reply: high blood pressure
Go to the doctor/urgent care/ER.
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Reply: About what age does high BP generally show up?
While it tends to increase with age it can really occur at any age.
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Reply: Options other than Metropolol Tartrate?
There are about 6 classes of BP meds & many drugs in each class. They have different...More
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