A 34-year-old member asked:
Whats the most effective blood pressure medicine?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Nephrology and Dialysis 48 years experience
Effective BP med: There is no simple answer to your question. All BP meds have their advantages and disadvantages. If you have diabetes with protein in your urine, you would be best treated for hbp with drugs such as an ace-i or arb. If you have some angina, you may be treated well with beta-blockers. Parents are different and it's up to them to have a discussion with their doctors to get the best regimen possible.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Why could my blood pressure medicine not be working?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 35 years experience
Adjustment, time: Depends on how long you have been on this medication. You need to go back to dopctor for adjustment of dosage or even change to combination med.Furthermore your doctor can order blood test as well as x-ray to find out other cause of your blood pressure
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Last updated Jun 24, 2014
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