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A 42-year-old member asked:

Can a high inr level effect blood pressure?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
No : Only if the inr is so high that there is spontaneous and severe bleeding in which case the BP tends to go down (rapidly).
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Can a high INR reading affect blood pressure?

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Dr. Allen Seely
General Practice 32 years experience
SHOULDN'T: A high INR (protime) is usually due to an excess of Coumadin (warfarin) relative to vitamin k intake. The 'clotting system' of proteins (produced by the liver) has no affect on blood pressure (BP) , generally. BP is influenced by other factors: salt intake, lack of exercise, stress, pain ...
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A 38-year-old member asked:

Does a low INR level result in lower blood pressure readings?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
INR : Inr level isn't tied to blood pressure.
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