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Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Y would U want to?: Baby Aspirin helps prevent clots (thus heart attacks and ischemic (clot-related) type strokes. Unfortunately, by the same token, it increases with ris ... Read More

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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Can you rephrase?: High blood pressure is dependent upon family history, age, diet and level of activity and enviromental factors like stress. To reduce blood pressure, ... Read More
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
High blood pressure: High blood pressure, or hypertension, is most commonly idiopathic (no good reason). Obesity, family history, excessive salt intake, stress and kidney ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Marged
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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
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Increase BP: "Nicotine, found in traditional and electronic cigarettes, has proven to constrict blood vessels, temporarily raise blood pressure and heart rate, and ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Cheng
Specializes in Family Medicine
Multiple causes: There are many causes of high BP. Aging and hardening of arteries are the most common causes. Very few have cure. The treatments can be directed t ... Read More
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Dr. John Hammes
27 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Genes,aldosterone,: From 15-35% of hypertension results from secondary causes (excess hormones, abnormal blood vessels). This is more likely to be the case in a young pe ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience Internal Medicine
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.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Easy, decrease dose/: day about 1/4 to 1/3 at a time (split pills), check BP response a few times a day over the next several days & then similarly decrease again. Clon ... Read More
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Dr. James Lin
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Just don't repeat...: Sorry to see such, which is not uncommon in daily living for many. For Levothyroxine, you may just wait, watch, and see; of course, do not repeat it a ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
May need treatment: Get a BP monitor & note the BP at home & take it to the doctor. Normal BP is around 120/80 You can change your diet & regular exercise ca ... Read More

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