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High blood pressure and facial flushing

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Johnston
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Don't worry: Your blood pressure isn't high enough to cause those problems. The answer would lie elsewhere. If it persists, please go see your doctor. Talk to him/... Read More
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
keep track: BP goes up and down depends on what you are doing. Keep track of your BP at different times of the day, if it's consistently over 140/90, see your doc... Read More

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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Freeman
Cardiology 18 years experience
Sometimes: Sometimes sudden increases in blood pressure can make the face red, but flushing is often associated with the body's own temperature regulation, or ca... Read More
Dr. Liviu Klein
Cardiology 23 years experience
Yes: It is common to have that when the blood pressure is elevated.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jamie Pollock
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yes and no: "flushing" can be associated with blood pressure elevation, as can headaches, vision changes, fatigue to name a few others. However, emotion... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Helmy Guirgis
Hematology and Oncology 46 years experience
Take action...: How high? Are you taking medications for blood pressure? May ne medications are not enogh. Either you increase the dose or add another one. Do you hav... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Marged
A Verified Doctoranswered
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Not "cause": In reality we do not KNOW the true cause of high blood pressure. We do know many things that will drive it up in a predisposed individual. Considering... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
NO: You are fine. Relax. This is normal BP and Pulse. There is normal range of BP from 90/60 to 140/85. and Pulse varies from 60 to 100.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
Cardiology 23 years experience
High BP: Yes. There are so many 49 years old people have high BP pressure. Do you have any specific question? If BP is mildly increased you have to try diet an... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. W. james Chon
Nephrology and Dialysis 25 years experience
Not directly: Carbonated beverages have been blamed for many health issues. However, there is no known direct cause and effect relationship between them and high b... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Maybe, but...: Nobody knows how many different types of pills are in the world. Maybe 100,000 medications or supplements? A pill could raise one's blood pressure, or... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine 38 years experience
High blood pressure: See fp to make sure it's really elevated. Discuss whether you're under much stress at work/home. Use a lot of salt or eat highly salted/processed food... Read More