I also have similar problem. Initially doctor gave Atenelol (Beta blocker) 25 mg for my anxiety and palpitations. Now the B.P has increased so doctor increased it to 50 and now 100. Now the B.P (systolic) spikes to 165/170 and then I get panicky. I take anxiety pill and then I am ok. I am going to doctor tomorrow as I am scared to death and it affects my sleep. I don't know what's wrong with me.View Thread
I have similar problems.. I was also in denial to admit I have high B.P. I attributed it to my anxiety and panic attacks. I also have phobia of diseases and death. Now I am constantly worried about B.P going up and it does. When I am relaxed it used to be normal. My diastolic is always normal. But my systolic shoots up to 160-170 in the evenings.and my head feels weird. That scares me so much, I have to use the bathroom several times. I am on Atenolol 100mg which doesn't seem to help. It usually goes up in the evenings.I am going to see doctor tomorrow.View Thread
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