Top
10
Doctor insights on: High Blood Pressure Soy Sauce Low Fat

Share
1

1
IS IT OK TO TAKE FAT BURNERS WHILE HAVING HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE?

IS IT OK TO TAKE FAT BURNERS WHILE HAVING HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE?

Fat Burners: There are no "fat burners." Drugs marketed in this way are stimulants which may increase heart rate and blood pressure. So, it's probably not a good idea. Losing weight is not easy but beware because there is a lot of unscientific junk for which someone will be glad to take your money. ...Read more

Dr. William Singer
320 doctors shared insights

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


2

2
Is a low pulse with high blood pressure dangerous for an elderly person?

Is a low pulse with high blood pressure dangerous for an elderly person?

Depends.: Low pulse rate associated with symptoms or below 50 without meds probably requires some investigation. The degree of BP elevation determines how "dangerous" it is. In elderly patients it is often reasonable to accept higher baseline bp's rather than to push medications. If i can get a BP down to 140/90 range without side effects in an 80 year old I am generally pleased. ...Read more

4

4
Can low oxgen make you chills chills at 84 degrees pulmonology high blood pressure

Can low  oxgen make you chills chills at 84 degrees pulmonology high blood pressure

Uncertain: I am afraid you are going to need to resubmit your question as unfortunately, I am not able to understand what information you are seeking. Low levels of oxygen can be very dangerous to all your organs. ...Read more

5

5
I have a question about low blood pressure I have high blood pressure but never low

I have a question about low blood pressure I have high blood pressure but never low

OK-?: If you have high bp, you should see a dr. And get it treated. Your treatment will involve following and monitoring your blood pressure on what specific regimen your dr. Presribes for you, and should ultimately involve keeping your BP in a normal range, so it does not go low. Good luck. ...Read more

6

6
My mom has high blood pressure and my dad suffers from low blood pressure. What are the chances of either me or my brother getting it?

My mom has high blood pressure and my dad suffers from low blood pressure. What are the chances of either me or my brother getting it?

Let me explain: High blood pressure can run in families. People can inherit genes that make them more likely to develop the condition. The risk for high blood pressure can increase even more when heredity is combined with unhealthy lifestyle choices, such as smoking cigarettes and eating a poor diet. A permanently low blood pressure may be inherited. So that mother as well as daughter is affected frequently. ...Read more

7

7
Can a person with high blood pressure be sometimes low at the same time?

Can a person with high blood pressure be sometimes low at the same time?

Yes it is possible: Patients who have high blood pressure are usually being treated with multiple medications. These medications are effective at controlling the chronic problem of high blood pressure. However in some instances they may induce an episode of low blood pressure especially if the patient takes many medications at one time, becomes dehydrated or becomes affected with another condition. ...Read more

8

8
How my blood pressure changed from high to low? I have been on medication for high blood pressure for many years.

How my blood pressure changed from high to low? I have been on medication for high blood pressure  for many years.

BP: meds are supposed to lower the BP into normal range,the lower the better as long as there are no symptoms of low BP.If you make changes such as weight,diet,other meds then the BP may also change,possibly to a new lower value;if having symptoms ( orthostasis) then talk to your prescriber about adjusting meds.+++ ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
Ok i'm 31 6ft tal n weight 350 I have high blood pressure n this is freaking me out my hart rate is all ways runing low like out 55 r 54 what could?

Ok i'm 31 6ft tal n weight 350 I have high blood pressure n this is freaking me out my hart rate is all ways runing low like out 55 r 54 what could?

Blood Pressure Meds: I would bet you are on medication for your blood pressure. If you are not then you are indeed in trouble and need to get to your doctor's office to correct this asap. ...Read more

10

10
Whats risk of high blood pressure with low pulse?

Whats risk of high blood pressure with low pulse?

Many causes: There are many causes, including medications as well as heart disease. You should talk with your family practice doctor if you have high blood pressure. ...Read more

Dr. Steven Griggs
7 doctors shared insights

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) (Definition)

A blood pressure reading has two numbers: a systolic blood pressure (top number) and a diastolic blood pressure (bottom number). The systolic blood pressure is the pressure the blood exerts on the artery when the heart is at maximum contraction. The diastolic blood pressure is the pressure the blood exerts on the artery when the heart is at maximum relaxation. Ideal blood pressure is 120/80 or lower. High blood pressure, or hypertension, is 140/90 or higher. ...Read more


Dr. Ana Adelstein
2 doctors shared insights

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