... First, let me thank you fellow forum members, a big thank you! I have been lurking this forum since my HBP diagnosis a few months ago and have learned a lot from you. Thank you for being there, for sustaining this amazing support community.
It would be great if someone more experienced than I could lend me a hand in figuring out what happened last night.
Ok. Iím 35 years... (0 replies)
... I had to have some dental work done a week before thanksgiving 2013. When my blood pressure was taken it was 203/133!!!! they did some of the dental work and was to come back on December 2 , 2013 for the rest. At that time my BP was still high but a little lower 179/130. the dental work was finished but I was very disturbed over the BP for I had not had BP this high before but... (1 replies)
... Yes. Here's an example of my readings in the few days before I was taking anything....150/100, 146/97, 143/101. took my first dose of BP Factors & Bell BP Formulation on the 17th at 11pm. On the 2nd day I added CoQ10.
2:38 pm 132/99
5:56 pm 125/85
9:58 pm 122/94
2:40 pm 127/96
9:26 pm 109/84
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... I've taken my blood pressure almost 31,000 times since 1998. I'd like to share some of my blood pressure readings with others, so that others can compare their results with mine. ... (2 replies)
... If you have a severe allergy, you cant take a sulfa. They do have a drug like Lasix that is not a sulfa, ethycrynic acid I believe.
Your bp is 190s? Have you tried Clonidine? It will bring your BP down effectively, but it has sedation side effect, which improves with time. You can also go up on your Cardizem dose, and your lisinopril dose. (5 replies)
... I am concerned abt my high blood pressure. ... (5 replies)
... Hey guys, so heres the deal, Ive been on blood pressure meds since October last year, initially on a very small dose of micardis and that was holding me fine until one day the condition exacerbated... ... (1 replies)
... Here is a little more blood pressure "trivia" about the fluctuations of blood pressure during the average 24 hour day, with minimum, maximum and average blood pressure. ... (5 replies)
... Anyone here suffer from Labile Blood Pressure? ... (4 replies)
... A cursory look shows the "normal" trend towards higher afternoon and evening blood pressure than the morning hours. Someone who only takes their blood pressure once in a while, and only in the morning is not getting a true picture of their blood pressure. ... (23 replies)
... As can be seen I was able to survive YEARS of Heart Failure and very unhealthy blood pressure and I still have a good quality of life, although somewhat restricted in what I can do. ... (16 replies)
... D. Note that it's also depend on how high the blood pressure is and for how many years. ... (6 replies)
... I agree with mgraylorn. It sounds like your low blood pressure is merely a symptom of something else. I also have low blood pressure. ... (2 replies)
... I've been taking Benicar for approximately 1 year. Prior to taking the medication My blood pressure was running around 150/78 while at the doctor's office. One time at work it did peak at 180/100 (very stressful day) nurse told me to go see my doctor. Started with lotensin and had very bad side effects first week-rapid heart beat / frequent papations. Changed to Benicar... (1 replies)
... Now that I'm on the medication my blood pressure is too low but almost all that tachycardia medication lowers blood pressure so I'm not sure what the DR can do. Anyway, the DR said he wanted to keep the top number at 100 or above. ... (4 replies)
... Wednesday morning. Doc gave me propafenone, which worked. Taking 100 mgs daily metoprolol and 100 mgs losartan, and went out to dinner and A beer and A bloody mary. Feel pretty good, actually, BUT...I worry that the bp might be TOO low? ... (2 replies)
... Have been in the hospital 3 times in a month and a half, had stress test, echo cardio gram, cardiac enzymes, EKG,, complete blood work, all came back neg. ... (1 replies)
... i am now on 100 mg of zoloft and that doesn't seem to be doing much...ready to get off of it. hate meds to being with. ... (18 replies)
... my pulse is over 100 to 114. dr put me on bencar 20 mg then 40mg neither my bp or pluse came down. so he put me diltiazem 120mg was on for week still nothing. ... (20 replies)
... The short version of this story is, secondary to a mild reaction to Rocephin (ceftriaxone, 3rd gen. cephalosporin abx), my normal, lifelong blood pressure has gone from a predictable 115-125/75-80 to a positionally influenced 90-120/60-75 in a few months, and have developed essentially zero tolerance for climbing. I am at an impasse as far as further testing ideas.
44 yr... (0 replies)