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Can bradycardia be reversed in people with high blood pressure?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
Bradycardia: Depends on what is causing it. Side effect of beta blockers used to treat HBP.

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How do you reverse high blood pressure?

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Dr. Jeffrey Levine
Family Medicine 31 years experience
See below: Regular Aerobic Exercise Healthy Low sodium diet - See DASH Diet Adequate Sleep Relaxation techniques Limit alcohol Quit or don't smoke Respite Device - Special Breathing treatment Blood Pressure Medications if indicated
A 46-year-old member asked:

How can hypertension/high blood pressure cause bradycardia?

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Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 34 years experience
Several mechanisms : Hypertension (HTN) can resulting in ischemia and abnormality of the conduction system of the heart which may slow heart rate. After a head injury HTN and a slow heart rate are signs that there may be increase in intra-cranial pressure. There is also a phenomena where correcting a slow heart rate might resolve HTN see link below. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7457024 edit.
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A 19-year-old female asked:

Is it possible to have high blood pressure and bradycardia at the same time?

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Dr. Harinder Gill
Cardiology 39 years experience
HTN bradycardia: Yes you can have both
A 31-year-old member asked:

What to do if i read that hypertension/high blood pressure can be a cause of bradycardia. Why is that?

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Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 34 years experience
Several Reasons: Hypertension (HTN) can resulting in ischemia and abnormality of the conduction system of the heart which may slow heart rate. After a head injury HTN and a slow heart rate are signs that there may be increase in brain pressure. There is also a phenomena where correcting a slow heart rate might resolve HTN see link below http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/7457024.
A 30-year-old member asked:

What would be appropriate to eat for people with high blood pressure?

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Dr. James Chapman
Cardiology 41 years experience
Banana: Bananas or other high potasium food (white beans, spinach, aprocots, salmon, avacado). Fruits and vegetables are good. Avoid saltly foods such as junk food, processed meats, soups, soy sauce.

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