... There aren't enough medications to counteract the harm that you are doing to your own body and metabolism. Being overweight puts you at great risk for being Insulin Resistant (ref: Metabolic Syndrome). Smoking introduces over 100 different, possibly harmful chemicals into your metabolism. Not exercising? :nono: Plus... if I drank 4-5 cans of Iced Coffee daily, I would be... (6 replies)
... better, but my chronic cough is still there. My question is could the medication caused this, can asthma contribute and what could be causing my bp fluct's, I know people live long productive lives with high bp but im 26 and to say the least concerned. ... (3 replies)
... maglib, I am sorry that your son is faced with health issues. I'm sure it is not only stressful for him, but also for your entire family. If your untiring determination to help him was medication, he would have been cured by now!
I had difficult to treat, chronically high blood pressure. I also had Heart Failure. As I got progressively worse, and was very sickly, I knew if... (13 replies)
... Your diastolic would be in a more healthy range down below 80. When during the day do you normally take your readings?
Blood Pressure and Heart Rhythm medications usually try to block or inhibit hormones, hormones which the body produces after drinking espresso, or caffeinated coffee or tea. So...... tis not too much of a surprise that blood pressure and heart rate is... (5 replies)
... When I was in the doctors office last week I had Tachardia and rapid heart beats over 110 BPM during an EKG and my BP was spiking high. He believes this is anxiety related because I recently stopped taking my lexapro. Also that day of the EKG I drank 6 espressos! ... (5 replies)
... Hi everyone,
It seems that I have a problem with concentration, neither multi-vitamins nor Vit.B Complex can solve it. I tried Ginseng before and WOW I can study for 16 hours a day, but next day my bp spikes to over 160/110.
We have Ginkgo Biloba in my country but the strength of the tablets are 40mg or 240mg only.
I'm using a product now that contains
Each film... (2 replies)
... blockers really backfired on me because my Dr. gave them to me "as needed". He said if my BP spiked or my anxiety got bad to take one. ... (86 replies)
... uld be discussed with my pcp BUT she thought that something could be done with a med on the day I go to the doc. Any ideas about the one day med idea to keep my bp from going high on the day of a doctor office consult? ... (9 replies)
... Well girls and guys,
Got back from the specialist today and was very pleased to find out my heart is in good shape :D . I think he expected there to be something wrong after 20 years of HBP.(and smoking) He even asked what my diet consisted of.
I told him 90% is fresh veg and brown rice. and as a child we rarely had anything refind....all homemade wholemeal bread,... (15 replies)
... The only thing that really comes to mind is sodium consumption. On that cocktail of meds, you should respond very well to a low sodium diet. You say you are "not big on salt". Are you actively watching your sodium consumption? It can take up to a week on a low sodium diet before you will notice any results.
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... I am 46, male and found to have high BP about 2 years ago. It does run in my family, so I'm not surprised. ... (5 replies)
... Lavenderfields, Toprol XL was increasing my bp in the evenings and giving me bp pulse spikes mostly in the middle of the night. ... (14 replies)
... and wanted me to start taking another bp pill along with my Benicar. ... (3 replies)
... I'm quite pleased to see my numbers in the normal category. My only concern is, did I take my BP too many times in a row? ... (13 replies)
... just a few bp readings for the last 2 weeks, see the doc mon 22nd
130/70 87 ?? where did that come from (13 replies)
... Blood Pressure and heartrate varies all day long. You can take three bp readings in a row and get three different bp readings and three different hr readings. ... (10 replies)
... Bell BP Formulation on the 17th at 11pm. On the 2nd day I added CoQ10. ... (17 replies)
... I first started taking BP meds in 2005. ... (12 replies)
... results all in normal range. I have had no other health issues other than melanoma 4 years ago. A few months ago my Diastolic number began to creep up from 80 to 87 to 95 and now to 100. ... (17 replies)
... a bit high its not in panic zone yet. Maybe you were somewhat anxious. Same thing happens at a Dr's office. What is your BP average when at home relaxing? ... (6 replies)