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what decongestant is safe with high blood pressure

A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. K. Mujib Haque
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Short term :yes : Yes for a short time you may take decongestants. Not recommended for an extended treatment. Treat underlying asthma with inhaled steroids, bronchodila ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
32 years experience Cardiology
Avoid psuedophedrine: The decongestant i rec to my pts is chlorocedin-hbp. Will not raise BP or raise heart rate.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
22 years experience Cardiology
Alli: It is a weight loss pill. There is no existing data about its interaction with BP meds.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Would not: Recommend it as these dehydrate you and are typically fads.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Cardio exercises: Proper exercises are helpful in controlling blood pressure. Safe exercises include walking briskly, cycling, swimming laps, etc. Avoid heavy or strenu ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience General Practice
DON'T STOP BP MEDS: Stopping hi blood pressure meds (even for 1 day) may cause blood pressure to rise to dangerous levels. I have admitted patients who did just that an ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Yes: Cold shower will not hurt your health. Make sure to take your blood pressure medication regularly. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh v ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Zyntenz: It is safe, but be wary. Zyntenz has poor reviews.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christian Assad
13 years experience Cardiology
Coffee: Yes just dont over do it
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
SAMe: No clear data supplied by manufacturer of SAM e;lisinopril not studied with SAM e as the latter is not an approved pharmceutical agent,SO take at own ... Read More
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