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Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience in Gynecology
Yes: This is a central acting medicine for management of high blood pressure. It is an old but safe & effective treatment, though many feel there are bette ... Read More

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Kobasa
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Methyl dopa is a safe blood presuure medication, and has been used for many years. There are newer medication that can be used alone or in combination ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience in Gynecology
Yes: This is a central acting medicine for management of high blood pressure. It is an old but safe & effective treatment, though many feel there are bette ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Yes aldomet (methyldopate): Is safe when ttc and when pregnant, but plz check with your ivf doctor first. Aldomet (methyldopate) can elevate prolactin levels in some women, which ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Continue Meds: Hopefully you are seeing a doctor during this pregnancy who is carefully monitoring your blood pressure throughout your pregnancy. They will need to m ... Read More
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A 82-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience in Family Medicine
An ACE or ARB class: Aldomet (methyldopate) would be likely to cause ed. Methyldopa was a good drug 30 years ago but is seldom used today because of side effects. I would ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Aldomet (methyldopate): Taking meds. At night, unless otherwise advised by your doctor.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lower blood pressure: Aldomet (methyldopate) is the name for methyldopa and Nicardia is the brand name for nifedipine. Both are medications to lower a pregnant woman's bloo ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: That is a massive dose of an outdated antihypertensive med. There are several newer and better meds for hypertension that can be taken during pregnanc ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
See doctor now: You need to see your OB ASAP to make sure you on the right mixture. A cardiology consult may be in order. Pregnancy itself may cause very high blood p ... Read More

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