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Can I drink beet juice with blood pressure medicine

A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Drugs.com does not: recognize lemongrass tea as an entity to determine its interaction with benicar or nifedipine. Moderation please if you choose to drink it.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
General Practice 39 years experience
Maybe: Actually drinking as little as a half-cup of green or oolong tea daily may lower the risk of high blood pressure. The polyphenols in this type of tea ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Regina Druz
Cardiology 42 years experience
Reds and greens!: Nitrates in beets are beneficial to relaxation of blood vessels. Combine beets with a little bit of ginger and honey for a delicious drink, ! used he... Read More
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 57 years experience
Low salt: The food may be less relevant, than salt load from shaker, or from canned foods.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Blood pressure: Beet juice may seem to help if you take your blood pressure medication with beet juice. If you take beet juice alone, there's no evidence it will be f... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Beet juice is NOT the answer for hypertension, which potentially could be handled partially with diet, but far safer to be controlled day in and day o... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Borscht: Researchers have found that drinking a glass of beet juice can reduce blood pressure.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
Cardiology 49 years experience
Depends of which: But in general, medications for hypertension that are taken once a day could be taken anytime but usually at the same time of every day. Do what is be... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Rubin
Nephrology and Dialysis 49 years experience
BP meds and ED: Some blood pressure medications, beta blockers and, less commonly diuretics, can make me have some erectile dysfunction. If you are on one of these ag... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Curren
15 years experience
Many possibilities: There are multiple classes of blood pressure medications with varying side effect profiles. You should talk to your doctor about your specific needs a... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Maybe (not) . . .: Forever (and rest of your life) is a very long time/commitment. The question is best addressed by & with your family doc. For instance, how high w... Read More