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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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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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I take Diamox (acetazolamide) for idiopathic intracranial hypertension. I get numbness around my mouth for an hour after taking it. Is it an allergic reaction?

I take Diamox (acetazolamide) for idiopathic intracranial hypertension. I get numbness around my mouth for an hour after taking it. Is it an allergic reaction?

Probably not: The most common side effect of Diamox (acetazolamide) is numbness and tingling in mucosal tissues which includes around the mouth. Simply a side effect of the medication, not an allergy. ...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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What could cause my jaw would hurt and my teeth would ache?

Dental disease: Jaw and tooth pain is most likely dental disease in the form of tooth decay or a localized tooth infection. It can also be related to the muscles around the jaw in tmd (temporomandibular joint disease). A good dental specialist should be able to pinpoint where the problem is and how to best treat it. ...Read more

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Does allderal x cause people to grind their teeth to the point they have swelling and severe tooth aches?

Does allderal x cause people to grind their teeth to the point they have swelling and severe tooth aches?

Possibly: It is possible. I have seen this on occasion, though most people on Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) do okay. See your dentist about a bite guard to wear at night. ...Read more

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1yr old with sore teeth and what to give cause she's been waking up crying and I don't have anything but tempts?

1yr old with sore teeth and what to give cause she's been waking up crying and I don't have anything but tempts?

Call Pediatrician: Call your pediatrician for advice. Make sure there is nothing else wrong with your child other than teething pain. Try a chilled but not frozen teething ring. Do not use topical anesthetics such as orajel! you can also check with your local pediodontist (children's dentist). ...Read more

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What causes sore in the mouth? Found it brushing teeth?

What causes sore in the mouth? Found it brushing teeth?

Canker Sores: Can be linked to problems with the body's immune defense system. The sores may occur after a mouth injury due to dental work, aggressive tooth cleaning, or biting the tongue or cheek. They usually heal without any treatment in about two weeks or so. In office treatment we use debacterol, a medication containing 50% sulfonated phenolics and 30% sulfuric acid. They heal in two days. Dr. Use only. ...Read more

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Can pollen cause your teeth to ache?

Can pollen cause your teeth to ache?

Sinus problems: Pollen can only cause a reaction in your body if you happen to be allergic. The sinuses, if inflamed due to a response will make your upper teeth ache something fierce. More sensitive to cold and if you jump up and down your teeth should hurt as well. Hope your teeth and sinuses respond quickly to healing. ...Read more

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What causes teeth ache aftering using bleaching trays?

What causes teeth ache aftering using bleaching trays?

Ask your dentist: Some teeth sensitivity is normal during whitening, and should go away shortly. However, if you have cavities or gum recession, whitening gel may cause serious damage. Make sure you do your whitening under your dentist's supervision! Goog luck! ...Read more

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What could cause my teeth to ache when the weather changes?

What could cause my teeth to ache when the weather changes?

Sinus condition: If you are referring to a dull thumping ache on upper posterior teeth, then likely from changes in maxillary sinus pressure. Could possibly have a sinus infection. ...Read more

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I have a cold sore on my upper lift and think I may be catching a cold can a cold sore cause pain on my two front teeth?

I have a cold sore on my upper lift and think I may be catching a cold can a cold sore cause pain on my two front teeth?

Yes: Same sensory nerve to both areas. Call your Dentist and let him/her know what's happening. Dentist may want to see you if pain does't disappear in a few days. ...Read more

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What can cause front teeth to ache and feel like they have moved?

What can cause front teeth to ache and feel like they have moved?

Various: Parafunctional habits, such as clenching or bruxing. Systemic disease, such as diabetes. Untreated malocclusion. Loss of posterior bite support without replacement of missing teeth. Gum/bone loss as seen with periodontal disease. Please call your family dentist for an evaluation before this becomes more serious. ...Read more

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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Aches (Definition)

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