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A 39-year-old member asked:

After heart bypass surgery is it necessary to keep taking blood pressure tablets?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 57 years experience
Likely: Stop, smoking weight loss but measure blood pressure and treat elevation.
Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 23 years experience
Most likely: As CABG does not reverse htn.
Last updated Jul 25, 2018


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