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Long term effects of low blood pressure

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anil Goel
Cardiology 38 years experience
May be: Septic shock once treated properly is unlikely to cause low blood pressure for long term. Heart problems are possible during the shock stage and after... Read More
Dr. Michael Depietro
Pulmonary Critical Care 36 years experience
No: Typically if a patient survives this life threatening severe infection once the severe infection resolves blood pressure returns to normal and the hea... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 23 years experience
Generally: None unless you have symptoms or other organs are affected in which symptoms are usually persistent.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Ignore scary stories: There is no way MetroGel could cause such symptoms. You're probably seeing scare stories from people who are making assumptions about what caused... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francis Uricchio
Cardiology 39 years experience
Primarily Dizziness: The brain requires a certain amount blood pressure in order to function. When blood pressure falls, neurologic symptoms are the first to appear. Sym... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Wilson
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Anxiety: I am not a fan of SSRI medications for anxiety. I would first try taking the supplement L-theanine 100-200 mg twice daily. If sleep is an issue, at 5-... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
ER: Vertigo not usually do slight drop in blood pressure. May need ENT evaluation.
A member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Low blood pressure: Low blood pressure (BP) is not really a disease condition. In general, for your health, the lower your bp, the better. The exception to this is when y... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
Cardiology 22 years experience
Depends: Low blood pressure is generally desirable, but if there is lightheadedness with position change or other symptoms of low blood pressure, need to ensur... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rama Garimella
Cardiology 34 years experience
Hydration.: Depending on severity and etiology. Trndlenberg positon( head down). Iv fluids, if there is bleedins give blood transfusion. If they are on hypertens... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: Period of inadequate blood flow, if too long, leads to ischemia / poor organ function or organ failure. Heads toward msof (multi-system organ failure,... Read More
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