... Just wanted to throw some more bp data your way. From 1998 thru 2010, I took my blood pressure 31,000 times, trying to learn all I could learn about blood pressure. I know that everyone is different, but I don't think that I am the only one whose blood pressure acts like mine does. ... (4 replies)
... years, I've accumulated over 25,000 blood pressure readings in my database. ... (3 replies)
... If you are experiencing healthy blood pressure readings most of the time, that is excellent, IMHO! ... (4 replies)
... There is no guarantee that Losartan will be more effective than Lisinapril at lowering your blood pressure. Even so, the average reduction of any blood pressure medication is about 7 points. ... (1 replies)
... I have read that you should check it at set times each day, to get an average. I know BP fluctuates throughout the day, given what you are doing at that time. I would give it a few days and see if you still see the same numbers coming up, and then maybe give your GP a call. (4 replies)
... I have been on losartan for several months now and it seems to be working fairly well. I am monitoring my blood pressure. I take the medicine at 8pm. I hope it is ok to take at night. I only take 25 mg. ... (4 replies)
... eneral health issues... Since I posted yesterday, I got a call late yesterday afternoon from my GP saying that my Pottassium levels were showing as high, from my blood tests, and have had to go back today for a further blood test, just waiting now, to hear the results.. ... (6 replies)
... have messed up your immune system, giving you some sort of autoimmune disorder, similar to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Allergies, etc. This could cause your body, blood pressure, cognitive functions, etc. ... (7 replies)
... Insulin Resistance is a very tricky health problem, and usually one for which doctors do not test. For instance, you can have normal blood sugar readings and still be insulin resistant. ... (10 replies)
... Fluctuating Blood pressure. ... (5 replies)
... seemed to be my 'normal'. Last week I had a bad asthma attack that needed hospital treatment. They put me on a bunch of meds, and they've royally messed with my blood pressure and heart rate. ... (3 replies)
... et a bit which should have helped as well. There's absolutely no doubt in my mind that D3 plays a role in overall body and vascular inflammation, and therefore blood pressure maintenance. There's plenty of literature out there to support this. If it affects vasculature inflammation, blood pressure is directly related. ... (9 replies)
... From 1999 thru 2004 my blood pressure was too high and very unhealthy. My health and heart failure was getting progressively worse. So....... ... (2 replies)
... i have been taking high blood pressure medics and suddenly 2 weeks ago i have started to have period of low blood pressure. What should i drink or eat to raise it immediately? ... (4 replies)
... Take a reading morning, afternoon and evening at home for several days and see if it's always high. Relax for 5 minutes before a reading. What is your lowest home reading? ... (4 replies)
... urate as possible. So here's what I do now. I use just the Omron and take morning, afternoon, and evening readings. Then compare readings over time and compare morning to morning readings, afternoon to afternoon readings, evening to evening readings over time. Do not compare afternoon to evening, etc. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for your post and research, Machaon!
I was wondering....could you please share with us the specifics of your low cal / low carb / high frequency eating diet?
Thanks! (16 replies)
... Same thing happened to me. I had a reading on a friends BP cuff and it was even higher then yours. This is very bad. However, just one reading is not enough to know what's going on. Take several readings over the next few days, morning, afternoon, evening, and see your average range (for each time of day, compare morning to morning, afternoon to afternoon, evening to... (10 replies)
... I am taking two blood pressure medications, clonidine and diovan. I take clonidine twice a day, morning and night, and diovan at night. ... (2 replies)
... Moved my post from another thread to this thread. Hoping someone can help.
Is this thread still "open" for a question?
I am 75 year old male and happened to take blood pressure past few nights (around 7 PM) and notice it was quite high (around 150/98).
Early in the morning (8 AM - 109/76) it is normal and during daytime it is normal. And then it goes quite high in the... (13 replies)