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A 58-year-old member asked:

What can i do to bring down my blood pressure?

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Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
See a doctor: Exercising 30 minutes a day,losing weight,DASH diet,at least 7 hours of sleep a night all help but see a physician to get evaluated

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What should someone do to bring blood pressure up?

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Dr. Elden Rand
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Many ways: Low blood pressure is generally desirable, but if there is lightheadedness with position change or other symptoms of low blood pressure, need to ensure no underlying problems- low thyroid, or low cortisol, or slow heart rate. Need to ensure good hydration status, consider liberalizing salt intake. Compression stockings can be quite helpful. Some medications may include midodrine or florinef (fludrocortisone).
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What do I do without drugs to bring down my blood pressure?

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Hypertension: Don't smoke, dash diet, salt avoidance and aerobic exercise.
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A 42-year-old female asked:

How to bring down blood pressure to normal level?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
Blood pressure : Healthy living is the best way to maintain normal blood pressure. Avoid smoking, excessive salt, sugar, fatty animal products. Sleep well-speak to your doctor if you don't. Deal with emotional stresses, meditate, laugh and enjoy the company of supportive people. Eat fresh fruits and vegetables. Exercise according to your doctor's recommendations regularly. If recommended use medications every day.
A 48-year-old member asked:

What are the best narcotics to bring blood pressure down?

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Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
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Narcotics : Aren't used for blood pressure control. Anti-hypertensives and diuretics are.
A member asked:

What is blood pressure?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Force needed: Blood pressure is the amount of force generated to propel the blood down the vessels to the point they reach their destination.It is usually reported in how high in millimeters a column of mercury would be displaced by the registered pressure.

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