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hi doctors, i am a 20 year old male with hypertension. am i able to consume creatine, maltodextrin and protein for gym purposes?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
By all means: I'm glad you're working out and i wish you the best. Cardio will also help maintain your health. Hopefully your hypertension is being treated properly. Perhaps a curble cause of your hypertension may be discovered -- renal artery stenosis from a minor birth defect is often missed in young, otherwise-fit hypertensives.

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