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What are the survival chances if diagnosed with acute pancreatitis with ARDS and arf and unstable blood pressure?

What are the survival chances if diagnosed with acute pancreatitis with ARDS and arf and unstable blood pressure?

Varible: The scenario carries a high mortality but age and few co-morbidities may allow one to survive it. ARDS implies significant pancreatic damage such that the lungs and subsequent kidneys fail, necessitating mechanical ventilation and dialysis. Attention to fluid balance, nutrition and possible infection improve the odds of survival. ...Read more

Dr. Sewa Legha
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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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Can blood pressure medications cause ed?

Can blood pressure medications cause ed?

Possible.: Typically beta blockers and calcium channel blockers are implicated. Most men will have no trouble with these medications . If you have these side effects you should discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can blood pressure medications cause certain sexual side effects?

Can blood pressure medications cause certain sexual side effects?

Talk to your Doctor: If you have problems with erections during sex, talk with your doctor. Some high blood pressure medications can cause this problem. Reducing the dose or changing to another type of medication may help. But high blood pressure itself can also cause erectile dysfunction. ...Read more

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Hello, It seems that most blood pressure medications cause IBS. Can you recommend one that does not cause IBS? When I don't take my meds, I am ok.

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It seems that most blood pressure medications cause IBS.  Can you recommend one that does not cause IBS?  When I don't take my meds, I am ok.

Not true: The statement that "most BP medications cause IBS" is false. Please do NOT shop on INTERNET and discuss with your doctor. All medications may have different side effects, but with a little bit of patience your doctor and you will be able to find the right medicine to control BP with minimal or no side effects ...Read more

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Are there medications that could cause high blood pressure ?

Are there medications that could cause high blood pressure ?

Yes: Absolutely! there are multiple medicines that can raise blood pressure. Generally any medicine that has stimulant properties can cause your BP to go up. Rarely, albuterol can cause a transient rise in blood preessure. Are you taking anything else? ...Read more

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Whaat are the underlying medical problems that would cause blood pressure not to respond to medication?

Whaat are the underlying medical problems that would cause blood pressure not to respond to medication?

BP not responding to: The biggest problem is non compliance with meds due to costs of meds and insurance not covering and sometime ignorance.The other causes are renal artery stenosis, chronic kidney disease, nonsteroidal analgesics, adrenal problems. ...Read more

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Dr. Ralph Layman
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Pancreatitis (Definition)

Pancreatitis is an inflammation or infection of the pancreas, causing abnormal secretions or leakage of the digestive enzymes ...Read more