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A 46-year-old male asked:

what is the first choice drug therapy for my high blood pressure? i am 46 years old, male, and heavy smoker. no other medical problems. thanks.

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Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 22 years experience
Usually a thiazide: Diuretic like hctz (hydrochlorothiazide).

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