... my mom's doctor prescribed 50mg of Atenolol to treat high blood pressure. ... (3 replies)
... when mine drops I get very jittery.. I get shaky and I can't think straight, but I get nervous and anxious at the same time. I get tired, but at the same time can't sleep.. it's annoying.. my normal bp is 110/70 but it's been measured down to 80/60. Never had it formally diagnosed though even though the low number was actually recorded by a doctor (but he was an idiot... (15 replies)
... I don't think my blood pressure is too low, but I don't know why I almost fainted coming out of the shower this evening. ... (15 replies)
... I think too low is if you actually pass out...lol! I am on a low dose of 5 mg lisinopril but I keep getting low readings at times. ... (2 replies)
... called Cardiologists, don't really know how to get their patient's blood pressure down to healthy levels, other than shoving a bunch of meds at their patients and hoping that the combination does something. ... (45 replies)
... I am disappointed after seeing my doctor today. Nothing is being done as far as helping me attain better blood pressure control for now. ... (45 replies)
... and ankles. Once the infection was gone, Coreg was causing the swelling by also causing an extremely slow heart rate and a very faint, weak heartbeat, and a very low BP. ... (8 replies)
... i been obsessed with taking measurments.. thats why i been trying to get outta the house more oftem.. i mean 10 times a day.. so for most point its like 120/70... when i come home, have to go down stairs, it jumps to 140/80.. last night for an hour it was crazy 160/100.. i never seen it that high.. but for most part when i sit down wait 10 minutes and measure it its... (23 replies)
... I think you are right in your assumption that the researchers refer to the daily blood pressure averages, not just random readings, or readings taken at specified times. These studies raise new questions that need to be answered. ... (15 replies)
... Iam too young...So sorry about your problems, and also about your dad. Seems you are under a lot of stress, so not surprised at the high BP. ... (5 replies)
... yes that was me on the thyriod boards and my tsh was 845 .i have never had high b/p before but i was scared of driving out of town for the first time in about a yr i have agraphobia my b/p at the dr was 160/106 then the next day it was 140/124 then went back later to cvs and it was 134/118 then on sun i checked it was 140/117 i checked yesterday it was 129/96 today its 117/69... (3 replies)
... Hi Vickie - I think I recognize you from the thyroid board and if I'm correct you were severly hypo with an outrageous TSH. I developed hypothyroidism at the age of 38 last November with a TSH of 7.1. I went to my doctors office very sick and discovered my BP was 186/??. Though I am a bit overweight I've been fairly healthy and have never had a problem with my BP before the... (3 replies)
... Hello. I finally have my blood pressure under control. ... (0 replies)
... I would say that your BP is unusually low for the lying position. Maybe you are restricting your sodium intake too much or if you're on BP meds then you need to have them readjusted. Also, make sure you're drinking enough fluids as dehydration will contribute to low BP. ... (2 replies)
... I'm having a lot of other strange symptoms with low blood pressure and lightheadedness, so I'm wondering if this is abnormal too. Thanks for any help you can give me! ... (2 replies)
... All those symptoms sound just like me.. I have low blood pressure. ... (4 replies)
... Catalina, :)
What would you say your daily intake of sodium is? My own HBP was "stubborn" at first. My doc told me to keep it up and keep the sodium low, it will come down.
Eventually , after several months it started to jump UP and DOWN ALOT.
I told him and he said that was GOOD. He said it will eventual go down and STAY DOWN as I continue.
it DID go down, but... (53 replies)
... I agree that in many people salt in a factor. However, I must disagree that salt is the cause. Both of my parents have high blood pressure, so I was raised on home cooked low salt food. ... (53 replies)
... dizzy which indicates to me that my blood pressure is getting too low. ... (2 replies)
... as good as you can get. So I would advise people who read this to take Ground Ginger 2 or 3 times a day in your tea with 1 teaspoon each time. Just don't take it too late in the evening as it is stimulatory and may stop you getting to sleep. ... (14 replies)