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High BP headache: How high is the bp. Severe elevation in BP can cause headache. This is a medical emergency especially when associated with blurry vision or confusion. Only mild elevation in BP should not cause headache. Note that any form of headache if severe (e.g. Migraine) will make you anxious and that will increase your blood pressure. Please consult your doctor asap. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
Get evaluated: All cases of vertigo, especially thise of new onset and those in patients with stroke risk factors such as hypertension, should be evaluated at least once to be sure there is no vascular cause. Vascular causes of vertigo are usually associated with other symptoms such as slurred speech or clumsiness. ...Read more
Took BP after Migraine Aura(with no headache)after lunch165/81.Can migraine with an Aura only cause spike in BP?Have normal BP even with Migraine Aura
It could: ...just the anxiety about possibly getting a migraine if you have bad ones. However, you have a rather complicated history and are on some things which should help control your blood pressure. Keep checking it, and if it is staying up (or going up) probably should be seen given your history. By the way, you can always take more Magnesium, bisglycinate better than citrate. Helps both concerns. ...Read more
Sudden nausea & lightheadedness cause?Provera (medroxyprogesterone) 11/1-10/13 pcos & lisinopril hctz 1/twice/day 10-12.5mg-htn standing BP 122/68 p96 sitting BP 108/70 p82
DX: PRIMARY HTN: YOU LIKELY HAVE PRIMARY HYPERTENSION. It is a combination of genetics Environment SBP<120. DBP<80. I would discuss with your doc adjusting the regimen. COREG CAN FLARE ASTHMA. DIOVAN (valsartan) IS BETTER IN DIABETICS TO IMPROVE RENAL FLOW. You need to be GF WHOLEAPPROACH.com & focus on weight loss. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Are hypertension and idiopathic intracranial hypertension related? Bp elevates suddenly (i'm sitting quietly reading). Ct-partially empty sella?
Symptoms: Hyperthyroid comes to mind but the symptoms listed could be many things. ...Read more
44yo new onset migraines with aura. Inbetween migraines, having palinopsia, photophobia and vertigo spells. Vestibular migraines or something else?
Possible: Migraines can cause virtually any neurological symptoms. The rule out thumb is, rule out more serious causes first, so if you have not sought an evaluation yet, please do so. ...Read more
Bp 160/90 md started bystolic (nebivolol) 5mg benzapril 10 mg BP 117/74 hr 64 constant cramps diarreah/costipation help!
Migraine: I hear it all the time: "I got sinus, doc." They're wrong. That's a myth perpetrated back in the decades of "postnasal drip" i.e. the 50s & 60s by the advertisers of Dristan. 99% of all "sinus" headaches - aren't. They're mostly migraines. If you have radiological proof of sinusitis and your pain goes away if it's treated, then you're entitled to the diagnosis of sinus headaches. Otherwise, not. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are low pressure readings (70/50 pulse 61, 77/42 pulse 107) cause for concern?Symptoms sweating & dizziness.Diag of atrial fibrillation. On florinef (fludrocortisone).
Observe syncope. Baseline BP 115/73, hr 88 bpm. During tilt 70 : BP stable, hr 112 bpm. During isuprel (isoproterenol) : BP 92/78, hr 175 bpm. Thoughts? Is it normal?
Can be: This is not an extreme response. You may simply need to increase your fluid and salt intake particularly during your periods. ...Read more
Body pain, headaches, hypersensitivity to light, sound, anxiety, hashimotos, pineal cyst, arrhythmia, tremor, headaches, fatigue, tinnitus.20mds.Nohelp?
I am experiencing high blood pressure (hypertension), rapid heart rate, shaking hands or tremor and headache (better by: rest, nsaids (ibuprofen, ...
Unsure cause of HTN: If someone has high blood pressure it can be caused by many thing - stress, medications, caffeine, thyroid issues are some of the causes. Headaches can cause pain which can cause BP to rise, or BP can cause headaches. If some is having these symptoms it would be best to go to the doctor to get evaluated. ...Read more