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A 77-year-old male asked:

Im 77 taking an exforge (amlodipine and valsartan) tab can i use a sauna?

3 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bradford Romans
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
U might faint: If your not used to sauna( by having a drop of blood pressure).Ask your treating physician or better yet, your cardiologist.
Dr. Antonella Quattromani
Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology 40 years experience
Sauna: Exforge (amlodipine and valsartan) is a medication used for high blood pressure as long has your blood pressure is not low u can go in the sauna.
Dr. Milton Mintz
A Verified Doctoranswered
68 years experience
Sauna not advised: For people with hypertension. Steam is better!

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