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treatment of low blood preasure
A 44-year-old female asked:
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Actually: That blood pressure is within the normal range. If the top number drops in the 80s and you are dizzy then you shoulld seek care.
19 years experience Family Medicine
Hypotension: Low blood pressure is not a problem if you are not having symptoms. If you are feeling faint or passing out then you need to be seen. Drink fluids.
24 years experience Internal Medicine
With symptoms: Sounds like you have symptoms. The dizziness sign your blood pressure is too low. Ankles swollen fluid retention consistent with congestive heart fa ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
39 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Depends: For some people, such as an athlete, "low" blood pressure is normal . A blood pressure is considered too low if it can't support normal body function ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
50 years experience Cardiology
Blood pressure: If not symptomatic low blood pressure does not need treatment.
A 49-year-old member asked:
43 years experience Cardiology
Several: 1. Determine the cause and reverse or treat it 2. Expand volume with fluid (usually normal saline) 3. Constrict areriolar vessels with pressor agents ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
24 years experience Plastic Surgery
Pressure: Both are important but really the systolic is the one which is followed closely.
A 29-year-old male asked:
A Verified Doctor answered
Possibly risky...: Beta blockers can be very helpful in the management of anxiety, however, you would need close/careful monitoring if your blood pressure and pulse are ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Pots: I am not familiar with this approach for pots. Taking a salt retaining medication like florinef has been tried as has a regular exercise program. Most ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
29 years experience Geriatrics
Exercise & Nutrition: Once you've been diagnosed w/hypertension (high blood pressure), decide w/your family doc if you can start w/lifestyle modification before going on me ... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Exercise; stress: It is normal for your blood pressure to rise during exercise and at times during emotional stress. The general idea is to maintain a normal blood pre ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
A Verified Doctor answered
140/90: If it remains above that # most of the time....need diet exercise,medication. Alcohol, overweight can precipitate.
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