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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Depends: The proof of the pudding is in the tasting! what is your sitting and standing bp? With that weight loss (btw, congratulations!), you may not need the ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
13 years experience in Internal Medicine
Get a check up: There could be change in blood pressure and heart rate, from sitting to standing position. This is called "orthostatic hypotension". Please consul ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience in Anesthesiology
Check your : Dose or change your meds. There may be a better medication that is available to you for blood pressure control. Also, discuss with your ob. Make sure ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience in Neurology
Drusen: does not cause idiopathic intracranial HTN. Dizziness and lightheadedness are not typical symptoms of pseudo-tumor. (Positional headache and blurred ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jaiprakash thakor Jairam
Specializes in Healthcare Professional
Call doc: The script changes might be due to actual physical findings by your doctor or an oversight.Some patients have fluctuating BP readings which might have ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
Pseudotumor cerebri: A diagnosis of idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri) requires a good headache history, physical examination, lumbar puncture, and ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience in Neurology
How do you know: if the intracranial pressure is rising? Normal pressure is 20 CM H2O or less (as measured at the time of a spinal tap) ICH usually produces blurred vi ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
BP? : Check your blood pressure. If you don't own a cuff, it's worthwhile to purchase one ($50-100). You may not need the Lisinopril any longer but it's up ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
NO: You can't feel elevated intracranial pressure. If you have unacceptable side effects from flurinef, you should either reduce the dose or stop it.
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Work up: You need some tests. See your doctor. You may be referred to a cardiologist. An echo, chest x-ray, blood work and 30 day event monitor examination are ... Read More
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