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A 54-year-old male asked:

i am currently taking olmesartan/hctz (40/25) 1 daily, and metoprolol xl 50 2x daily and pressure is up to 165/82. is there anything else i can add to help bring the pressure down? thanks?

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Dr. Evan Kardon
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Hypertension : Indeed, there are MANY blood pressure medications. It is common to need medication adjustments to optimize blood pressure. And of course a low sodium (salt) diet is essential.

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