Baton Rouge, LA
A 24-year-old female asked:
Why does bp go up when standing .sitting is 107/67.standing is 145/78.heart rate goes up to 100 and i feel weak and faint.i told my doctor did nothin.
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A Verified Doctoranswered
61 years experience
Blood Pressure: Usually the blood pressure goes down when you stand up from asitting position.Have your blood pressure checked when you lie down, sitting and standing. It is possible you may be suffering from adrenal fatigue.
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