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Hello can diazepam help in lowering blood pressure?

Hello can diazepam help in lowering blood pressure?

Not really: Diazepam is a benzodiazepine that is highly addictive and is not used for blood pressure control. I do suppose that if one was extremely anxious it may cause an elevation in the blood pressure that may be decreased but that would not be the norm. ...Read more

Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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Blood Pressure (Definition)

Blood pressure is a measurement of the force placed on the blood vessels and is comprised of the "systolic" pressure (the top number on a blood pressure meter) which is the peak pressure when the heart is pumping, and the "diastolic" pressure (the bottom number on a blood pressure meter) which is the pressure during the resting phase ...Read more


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Will 2mg diazepam affect my 24 hours blood pressure monitoring? My BP was 144/80 and 150/100 a week later.

Will 2mg diazepam affect my 24 hours blood pressure monitoring? My BP was 144/80 and 150/100 a week later.

Negative: Diazepam will not have any appreciable effect on your BP and your dose, incidentally, is very small. ...Read more

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Is diazepam 5mg safe to take to calm dental nerves in 85 year old, sound of mind, with no known medical conditions, normal blood pressure? Thanks

Is diazepam 5mg safe to take to calm dental nerves in 85 year old, sound of mind, with no known medical conditions, normal blood pressure? Thanks

Diazepam in 85 yo: Diazepam has many side effects especially in the elderly, eg., shakiness/unsteady walk, sedation, confusion. That said, an 85 year old should only take this med if prescribed and monitored by a doctor familiar with the person's mental and medical state. If dental work includes anesthetic, use great caution and check with dentist. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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What happens if you took your blood pressure pill?

What happens if you took your blood pressure pill?

Lower blood pressure: Taking your blood pressure pill as directed should lower your BP. Your prescribing doctor should explain how high was/is your BP and risks, benefits & alternatives to your specific BP pill, including potential side effects. We don't like to see high BP (aka hypertension) for a long period of time as that increases risk for stroke, heart failure & chronic kidney disease. Monitor BP closely on pill ...Read more

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What is the best blood pressure reducing tablet?

What is the best blood pressure reducing tablet?

BP meds: There are many blood pressure medications and most can be taken without significant problems by most people. They all have side effects which appear in some people. Among the best tolerated are diuretics, beta blockers and ACE inhibitors; but everyone has their own reaction patterns to different medications. ...Read more

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Does tablet lyzyme be taken if blood pressure is low?

Does tablet lyzyme be taken if blood pressure is low?

Lyzyme: I did an Internet search and this seems to be a medication that is available in many countries used for a variety of indications, none of which is consistent from country to country. I could find almost no interaction and side effect profiles. ...Read more

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What happens if I skip my blood pressure pill twice in a row?

What happens if I skip my blood pressure pill twice in a row?

Blood pressure: Yo could possibly experience rebound of the pressure depending on what medicine. It is not a good idea to miss dose. ...Read more

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What should I do if you can't remember if you took your blood pressure pill?

What should I do if you can't remember if you took your blood pressure pill?

Wait: If you are not sure it is better to wait till your next dose, skipping one pill is not the end of the world. You can also monitor your blood pressure as the day progress and if it starts going up you probably did not take it, in that case you can consider taking the pill. ...Read more

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What should you do if you can't remember if you took your blood pressure pill?

What should you do if you can't remember if you took your blood pressure pill?

BP meds: If you've been regular with your medications for a long time, then missing one dose isn't going to make a huge difference. You could just take the next scheduled dose. If you're in the first week or so of the medicine, you can do what's generally best and ask your Doc what the Doc wants you to do. ...Read more

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I took a extra cartia blood pressure pill within 2hrs of the 1st one what shoul I do?

Monitor BP: May not have any side effects. Monitor your BP every hour. If any symptoms like light headed ness see a doctor
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I am 25 and I have a normal blood pressure. But I took 2 lostat h tablets now. What will happwn to me?

I am 25 and I have a normal blood pressure. But I took 2 lostat h tablets now. What will happwn to me?

Possible low BP: You probably will be fine. Obviously, if you are having problems such as dizziness particularly when getting up, headaches, or lightheadedness for example, someone should take you to a medical provider. Also, you need to make sure not to take other medications either on purpose or accidentally. Good luck ...Read more

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What is a safe male enhancement pill? Alot of the ones I tried gave me an increase in blood pressure or I felt nothing what's the safest that works

What is a safe male enhancement pill? Alot of the ones I tried gave me an increase in blood pressure or I felt nothing what's the safest that works

The: The medications at present for erectile dysfunction include viagra, levitra, (vardenafil) and cialis. They do work, but as expected can also have side effects, such as flushing, stuffy nose, back pain, elevated bp. In general the side effects are mild and uncommon. You would have to discuss this with your physician and get a prescription from him for these. They do work well. ...Read more

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Do I need to take my blood pressure pill everyday even when my BP is 130/80 or even when it is below 140/80 or 120/80? Please am confused about it.

Yes: In a person with hypertension, the reason blood pressure comes down to normal is because of taking the medication (s) regularly and as prescribed. If you don't take your meds your blood pressure would be higher on those days. If your blood pressure drops too low i.e. Below 90/60 and have symptoms such as dizziness, inform your doctor to consider decreasing your dose. ...Read more

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How can I know if I overdosed on blood pressure tablets?

How can I know if I overdosed on blood pressure tablets?

OD: If you overdose on blood pressure tablets your blood pressure will be low and you'll be weak and dizzy. If you ever think you may have od'd on bp meds, go to the ER to be safe. ...Read more

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Is there a pill that can be used to raise blood pressure?

Is there a pill that can be used to raise blood pressure?

Not always needed: Low blood pressure doesn't always need to be elevated. If you are not having symptoms of lightheadedness or dizziness you may not need any medication at all. There are some medicines that we will use in people who have a need to have their blood pressure raised. ...Read more

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How long do you have to be on blood pressure pill before it goes down...

How long do you have to be on blood pressure pill before it goes down...

Variable: Some medications work very quickly and others take a few days. In general you should see an effect in three to five days. If your blood pressure has not improved after a week of therapy you should contact your health care professional for reevaluation. ...Read more

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What will happen if you take blood pressure tablets when you don't need them?

What will happen if you take blood pressure tablets when you don't need them?

BP: If you take BP meds when you don't need them, you risk pathologic lowering of your blood pressure and the complications due to that. ...Read more

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I took 2 lostat h tablets now eventhough my blood pressure was normal. What will happwn to me.

I took 2 lostat h tablets now eventhough my blood pressure was normal. What will happwn to me.

Probably: NOTHING...they are just diuretics and you may find you are urinating more often! The "H" preparation of Lostat also contains some potassium to make up for the potassium loss the pills cause when taking long term!

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How can I help my 50 year old husband with his ed? He take blood pressure pill, but otherwise healthy.

How can I help my 50 year old husband with his ed? He take blood pressure pill, but otherwise healthy.

Arteries and ED: Early loss of erection with difficulty or inability to penetrate and maintain penetration (ed) in this setting suggests an issue with blood flow. Some blood pressure medicines reduce the pressure in the arteries, which can unmask ed. Since ed can be a first sign of heart disease (and your husband has high blood pressure), it's advisable to get a full cardiac evaluation. If ok, he can try ed meds. ...Read more

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Can CRESAR-H be taken with Gardenal 30 mg? If the blood pressure has been stable for a week without tablets

Can CRESAR-H be taken with Gardenal 30 mg? If the blood pressure has been stable for a week without tablets

Drug interaction: There is no interaction among Telmisartan, Hydrochlorothiazide and Phenobarbital. But I don't understand the 2nd half of the question, please clarify. ...Read more

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I haven't had a pill in 5 days just checked my blood pressure and it was 145 over 78 should I even take 1?

I haven't had a pill in 5 days just checked my blood pressure and it was 145 over 78 should I even take 1?

Take it: You have known hypertension. Take the pill BUT you may also try dietary measures and exercise to lower your pressure. See the DASH diet on mayoclinic. Org web-site. Optimun blood pressure is below 120/80. You are so young to commit to medicine. See your friendly doctor soon to discuss your reluctance to take medicine. Resperate. Com is another non-drug method which is FDA approved. Happy healing and ...Read more

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After taking my blood pressure tablet I am having problems. My balance is out of control and I do not feel in control of myself?

After taking my blood pressure tablet I am having problems. My balance is out of control and I do not feel in control of myself?

Change: Call your doctor, finding the right medication for you can involve changing if you are having side effects...It's like dating, it doesn't always work out as planned! Your doctor can help you find a medication that doesn't cause these, or any, side effects, but controls your blood pressure. Don't just stop the medication because elevated blood pressure can cause strokes or heart problems. ...Read more

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I took my blood pressure pill this moring and its a cozar its 25mg one time a day and I just made a mistake and took another will I be ok?

Will probably be OK: If you become when you stand up, then take plenty of fluid. The dose is not high and much of the effects of the drug will be gone by 12 hours. ...Read more

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If someone, 54 was prescribed a pill for blood pressure in the morning. But forgot to take it but took that pill at night instead. Is that totally ok??

If someone, 54 was prescribed a pill for blood pressure in the morning. But forgot to take it but took that pill at night instead. Is that totally ok??

Yes, but: Take your BP med the next day as prescribed. The one med I may tell you to not take late in the day knowing you will take it the next morning is Amlodipine (norvasc), which has a long half life of around 24 hours. ...Read more

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My blood pressure was 157/73 should I take a blood pressure pill now or wait later. I know the top is high but I'm worried about the bottom getting to?

BP: You should see a physician for work up and if necessary treatment. A one time blood pressure recording doesn't tell us a whole lot about you and that pressure reading as a one data point isn't enough to recommend a therapy. ...Read more

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Can I take HRT with blood pressure tablets?

Can I take HRT with blood pressure tablets?

Yes: Blood pressure that is well controlled on medicine is not a contraindication to using hormones. Check your other risk factors for any other reasons. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
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Diazepam (Definition)

Diazepam belongs to the benzo family and has a long 1/2 life in the body. It is used for anxiety and muscle spasms. Neuro docs like to use it for patients with ms and stroke for muscle relaxation. It can also be used rectally for ...Read more