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Can a severely bad tooth abscess cause any intracranial h. Hypertension in patients with idiopathetic intracranial hypertension? It suddenly hurts my

Can a severely bad tooth abscess cause any intracranial h. Hypertension in patients with idiopathetic intracranial hypertension? It suddenly hurts my

Abcess: "bad" tooth abcesses, along with all other tooth abcesses require treatment as soon as possible to irradicate the abcess. An abcess is an infection which can spread, become septic, cause swelling and consequently build up of pressure in the area of the swelling which could impact other blood vessels in the area of the swelling, and if untreated have been known in some instances to be fatal. ...Read more

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Dr. James Dukelow
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Hypertension (Definition)

A blood pressure reading has two numbers: a systolic blood pressure and a diastolic blood pressure. The systolic blood pressure is the maximum pressure the blood exerts on the vessels when the heart is beating. The diastolic blood pressure is the pressure the blood exerts on the vessels in between heartbeats. Hypertension, or high blood pressure, begins when the systolic blood pressure remains above 140 or when the diastolic blood pressure remains above 90. Hypertension can be a result of increased blood flow through vessels or increased resistance to ...Read more


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Does lercanidipin 20mg causes dry mouth when taken once daily as a chronic medication for a 37 years old patient having secondary hypertension?And wh

Does lercanidipin 20mg causes dry mouth when taken once daily as a chronic medication for a 37 years old patient having secondary hypertension?And wh

No: It doesn't cause dry mouth. Here are the adverse effects with lercanidipine 10 mg/day included flushing (1.1% vs 0.4% for placebo), ankle edema 0.9% vs 1.3%), palpitations (0.6% vs 0.4%), headache (2.3% vs 1.3%), vertigo (0.4% vs 0.4%), and asthenia (0.4% vs 0.4%). Source:http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pmc/articles/pmc1993952/. ...Read more

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Does olmesartan 20 mg causes dry mouth when taken once daily as a chronic medication for a 37 years old patient having secondary hypertension?And why

Does olmesartan 20 mg causes dry mouth when taken once daily as a chronic medication for a 37 years old patient having secondary hypertension?And why

Olmesartan: Has a common side effects like dry mouth, thirst, weakness, tiredness, just to name a few. The dry mouth is caused by the thiazide diuretic component that creates changes in body salts (sodium) and fluids. ...Read more

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Can i take acetaminophen for head aches if i suffer from mild hypertension?

Can i take acetaminophen for head aches if i suffer from mild hypertension?

Tylenol (acetaminophen): Acetaminophen(tylenol)is generally safe in appropriate doses for use in hypertensive patients. As with any medicine it needs to be taken in the appropriate dose and frequency. Overdosing on Acetaminophen can cause severe toxicity. ...Read more

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Must clonidine be taken 2x a day to prevent rebound hypertension? Daytime dose causing head to ache. Nighttime dose helps with sleep and is effective

Must clonidine be taken 2x a day to prevent rebound hypertension?  Daytime dose causing head to ache. Nighttime dose helps with sleep and is effective

Yes, unless you use : An extended release form, but that is called Kapvay and is only approved for children with adhd. Please discuss these or other options with your prescribing physician.Let your doctor know about your side effects. Best wishes to you. ...Read more

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Why would Diovan alleviate sore throat? I have hypertension. Also, I have suffered from sore throats all my life. A couple of years ago, Diovan was prescribed for the hypertension - the blood pressure went down and the sore throats went away. Recently

Why would Diovan alleviate sore throat? I have hypertension.  Also, I have suffered from sore throats all my life.  A couple of years ago, Diovan was prescribed for the hypertension - the blood pressure went down and the sore throats went away.  Recently

This : This medication is in the class of drugs called arbs and work in the kidney and lungs. I can't really think of a way it would directly address a sore throat. I realize it works for you so i don't discount what you're telling us. If it a) decreases your blood pressure, b) isn't too expensive for you, c) causes no side effects and d) controls your blood pressure, you should definitely stick with the Diovan (valsartan) if it is the only thing that improves your throat symptoms. ...Read more

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Severe me/cfs 18 yrs, hypertension pots. On losartan potassium 100 propranolol 30 1 of symp sore bladder gp says may b viral. Is this poss?

Severe me/cfs 18 yrs, hypertension pots. On losartan potassium 100 propranolol 30 1 of symp sore bladder gp says may b viral. Is this poss?

Poss but not Probabl: While viral infections are ubiquitous; they are self limiting for the most part. Hence, if the "sore bladder" persists and the symptoms of a viral illness are gone then further evaluation is necessary and reasonable. Pots represents a disorder of the autonomic nervous system and there is strong autonomic supply to the bladder. Thus, there may be a connection. Please see your doc to discuss. ...Read more

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Does hypertension have any affect on dental surgery?

Does hypertension have any affect on dental surgery?

Not Usually: Only minimally unless it's completely uncontrolled (bp > 180 for the top number or >110 for the bottom number). ...Read more

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How does labile hypertension affect dental surgery?

Makes it more risky: Labile hypertension is blood pressure that fluctuates abruptly and repeatedly, often causing symptoms such as headache or ringing in the ears. People with labile hypertension often react to emotional stress with an increase in blood pressure. Your blood pressure can shoot up during dental surgery and trigger a stroke. You may need anti anxiety medication before dental work. ...Read more

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My mom have hypertension so dentist is afraid to pull her tooth that always ache.Is it ok that she always take antibiotics every time her tooth swell?

My mom have hypertension so dentist is afraid to pull her tooth that always ache.Is it ok that she always take antibiotics every time her tooth swell?

..BP controlled asap: 36 y/o Female says My mom has hypertension so dentist is afraid to pull her tooth that always ache. is it ok that she always take antibiotics every time her tooth swells? If BP is high she needs to see her PCP to get it Controlled asap. Tooth Pain can also contribute to the high Blood Pressure. No overuse of antibiotics is not recommended. ...Read more

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I am40male now i often get mouth ulcer and boils under and around mouth area , I am having hypertension and taking telma h.

I am40male now i often get mouth ulcer and boils under and around mouth area , I am having hypertension and taking telma h.

Mouth ulcers: Mouth ulcers and boils are symptoms that require very urgent treatment. I'm sure that not only is this extremely uncomfortable but created a lot of anxiety for you. See your dentist right away for peace of mind and relief of your symptoms. ...Read more

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Can a broken tooth cause high blood pressure?

Can a broken tooth cause high blood pressure?

2 separate condition: These two conditions should be addressed separately. 1 Broken tooth -- see a dentist for evaluation, x-ray and treatment. 2. High blood pressure-- see your primary care physician for consultation, tests and treatment. ...Read more

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Can high blood pressure cause extreme head ache?

Can high blood pressure cause extreme head ache?

Absolutely: Actually one of the most common causes for headache. If any other symptoms: blurred vision, nausea, chest pain and depending upon how high is the blood pressure I would suggest that you seek immediate medical attention. ...Read more

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What causes teeth to ache after i eat barbecue or meat?

What causes teeth to ache after i eat barbecue or meat?

Possibly your gums: One possibility is that if you have spaces between your teeth, either naturally or because the fillings don't quite fill the spaces, there could be tiny gaps. If there are, a common complaint is "when i eat meat, it gets packed between my teeth" and if that's the case, it could irritate your gums causing pain. ...Read more

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Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


Dr. Richard Levin
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