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How do I lower my blood pressure fast?

How do I lower my blood pressure fast?

Not advised: Rapid reduction of BP is very dangerous. If you have high blood pressure, lower it gradually and safely over weeks to months. ...Read more

Dr. Corey Clay
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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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How can I lower my blood pressure fast and at home, any advice? I don't take any meds

How can I lower my blood pressure fast and at home, any advice? I don't take any meds

Lifestyle changes: 1. Lose weight 2. Exercise regularly 3. Eat a healthy diet. 4. Limit sodium in your diet. 5. Limit alcohol. 6. Don't smoke. 7. Reduce caffeine. 8. Control stress with meditation, yoga, relaxation breathing, etc. ...Read more

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Can there be any way to lower your blood pressure?

Lower blood pressure: Best way is to see your doctor and be evaluated and treated. Dash diet, exercise and meditation are useful adjuncts to the treatment of hypertension. In some few patients they may be adequate without drugs. ...Read more

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Which foods should you eat to lower your blood pressure?

Which foods should you eat to lower your blood pressure?

Examples: Foods that contain a lot of potassium: http://potassiumrichfoods.Com/potassium-rich-foods-list/ calcium rich foods (avoid the cheese): http://promo.Algaecal.Com/calcium-rich-foods/?Gclid=ci3mgau4xlccffa7mgodqzmanw fish, high fiber foods, beans, lots of fruits and veggies. ...Read more

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What should one do to lower your blood pressure immediately?

What should one do to lower your blood pressure immediately?

Relax: There are things called vagal maneuvers that can very temporarily decrease filling to the heart and force of heart squeeze. They can be profound enough to cause you to pass out from low blood pressure. But i don't think that's what you're going for. In terms of non-drug interventions, relaxation is the fastest. This can be meditation or breathing exercises. ...Read more

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Is there any way to lower your blood pressure with out taking medicine?

No-Fun Is In!! Live!: A knife in your neck would do it, but this isn't a psych question, right? Aside from that, the best place to start is with a healthy diet with moderate salt in it (don't add too much) and a consistent exercise program (3-4 times a week of aerobics and/or intervals for 20-45 minutes). If you're overweight, lose it. Don't smoke or use drugs. I guess what I'm saying is the "no fun" lifestyle. Sorry ...Read more

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Is there anyway to lower your blood pressure if you have dsystolic dsyfunction also I have normal stystolic pressure?

Is there anyway to lower your blood pressure if you have dsystolic dsyfunction also I have normal stystolic pressure?

Important to lower: Diastolic dysfunction refers to a stiff ventricle and impaired relaxation of the heart. It is often marked by thickened heart muscle and implies that the heart has seen intermittent high blood pressure. If you have diastolic dysfunction documented on echo, it is important to assess your 24 hr blood pressure with an ambulatory blood pressure monitor to determine if medication is indicated. ...Read more

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What causes Wellbutrin (bupropion) to lower your blood pressure? I went from 139/89 and 90 bpm to 111/77 with 56 bpm. Is this a good thing?

What causes Wellbutrin (bupropion) to lower your blood pressure? I went from 139/89 and 90 bpm to 111/77 with 56 bpm. Is this a good thing?

Blood pressure: Wellbutrin (bupropion) is more likely to increase blood pressure. You also take Metoprolol which lowers blood pressure. Suggest you see prescribing doctor to get your blood pressure checked and review meds. Good question. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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Can you tell me which foods help lower your blood pressure?

Can you tell me which foods help lower your blood pressure?

Low salt intake: IF bPIS ELEVATED iWOULD RESTRICT SODIUM INTAKE TO 1500 TO2000 MG/DAY AND IF IF I WAS OVERWEIGHT WOULD GO ON A LOW CALORIE WEIGHT REDUCTION DIET WITH A MODERATE AMOUNT OF EXCERCISE. ...Read more