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A 59-year-old male asked:

I have hypertension and recently feel dizzy. should i lay down or sit up untill i visit doctor in morning? took 2 lisinopril in last 7 hours.

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Dr. Jack Rubin
Nephrology and Dialysis 49 years experience
Dizziness and HBP: You should see a doctor to see if both of you can find out what your dizziness is due to. It does not seem that, from your description, that you have low blood pressure. You need to have a physical examination and blood work to be on the way to find the cause of your dizziness.

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