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Copd and low blood pressure

A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
2 conditions: 2 treatable conditions will need to be ruled out: sepsis and adrenal insufficiency, common in patients with COPD. A 2D- echocardiogram would also help... Read More

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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
ER: Vertigo not usually do slight drop in blood pressure. May need ENT evaluation.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Stern
Cardiology 46 years experience
Only if symptomatic: Only if it causes you to be dizzy or faint or if it unusual for you.
Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 22 years experience
Not if you : Aren't having symptoms generally.
Dr. MANOHAR CHENCHUGALLA
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Depends: Low BP or "hypotension" (less than 120/80) is always bad if happened all of a sudden. It has got several reasons. Of those reasons the common bad ones... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
Low BP h2?: in general BP is inherited. So if your parents/family have low BP yours will likely be lower. This becomes evident by 6 months of age. Some known cau... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher John
Pulmonary Critical Care 45 years experience
Depends on the cause: Depends on cause rehydrate, replace electrolytes, stop BP lowering meds, treat sepsis, mi adrenal dysfunction etc.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
Cardiology 55 years experience
It is not always: A low blood pressure in many cases is not a problem. If it is low for some bad reason such as bleeding or deyhdration, the blood supply to vital organ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Passing out: When the BP gets so low that you're passing out or dizzy all the time, it's too low.
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alon Gitig
Cardiology 20 years experience
It's arbitrary: Normal blood pressure is defined as 100-129 systolic, for both males and females. But some people have lower blood pressures and still have adequate p... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
Cardiology 55 years experience
Not necessarily: In general people who have low blood pressure live longer. However, if it is low for some bad reason, such as bleeding or infection, then it is not a ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Cardiology 23 years experience
Both: Either severe drop or severe rise in blood pressure can be dangerous.

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