U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 20-year-old female asked:

Today, i had low blood sugar and high blood pressure at the same time. what could be the cause of that?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 26 years experience
Adrenalin: If you have a low blood sugar, your body releases Adrenalin / Epinephrine as a stress response. This can increase blood pressure. -or- the one could have nothing to do with the other and be a coincidence, cannot say for certain. Monitor both closely and follow up with your dr.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Nov 9, 2020
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $44!
50% off with $15/month membership

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.