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Irregular Blood Pressure Causes
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
Blood pressure: Pressure varies all the time, typically lower at nite and goes back up in the am when stresses reappear during the day. ...Read more
Just found out today that my blood pressure drops when I stand, my question is is this always caused by something else or could it just be it? Scared!!
When I stand up and check my blood pressure it go up and caused me to loss balance but when I seat down and check my blood pressure it ok?
My gf has a blood pressure 50/70 from her childhood. Is this normal. Will it not cause any prob in near future. Shall I marry her. Please ans me details?
Depends on you: An erection relies on blood flow and pressure, thus all blood pressure medications can in theory cause ed. However, the beta blocker family has been the most notorious for causing these issues, but it is also one of the classes of pressure medications which contributes to the health of the heart. Even within the class, there are variations. Talk to your physician about your concerns to try options. ...Read more
What is normal blood pressure. Mine was 144/ 79when I went to the dr. Is there any cause for concern?
Best below 120 ; 80: Study questions: https://www. Healthtap. Com/#user_questions/1275967, https://www. Healthtap. Com/#user_questions/1275427. The strongest bad news correlation with elevated BP is stroke, systolic more than diastolic, ? ed rate of cvds events, chronic ; acute, faster? In kidney function with age, etc. Meds not only/best option. Of meds, fat soluble acei (e.g. Aceon) ; Coreg (carvedilol) have best health track record. ...Read more
I am taking blood pressure pills on regular base. Since I started to take b50 complex my blood pressure became higher. Is it cause b50?
24 yr old male. 5"10 180lbs. I lift and do cardio 3x week. My blood pressure at times are 138/63 to 117/58. Is my diastolic a cause for concern?
No. Anything less: Than 85-90 is ok for diastolic and less than 140 for systolic is good. Your reported numbers are good. ...Read more
Should I be worried if my blood pressure reaches 144/105 then 144/95 to 131/90 then to 129/93? I wasn't doing anything to cause it jump except I ate.
I checked my blood pressure today and it was 144/88 and just last week it was also high, I sometimes have sharp pains in my chest is this the cause?
High blood pressure:
While that blood pressure is a little above normal it is not terribly high. The first thing to try would be life style changes such as decreasing the salt in your diet, increasing the amount exercise you do every week and perhaps loose weight if this is an issue for you.
Many benign things can cause sharp chest pains. It is not likely related to your blood pressure. Check with your doctor. ...Read more
I m 33 year's woman. I have blood pressure 150/100.i have old acidity problem also. Is this acidity problem is the cause of bp? How can I control bp?
I'm 49 years old and I took my blood pressure this morning the they told me that it was 113/66. Is this cause for alarm I do not have any problems with hbp or anything like that. What would be an ideal BP for someone my age
Blood pressure: Blood pressure depends on the stroke volume of the heart and the peripheral vascular resistance. If the resistance falls rapidly unexpectedly pressure will drop, if blood return to the heart drops suddenly decreasing stroke volume, pressure will drop. There are various things that can cause either or both events. ...Read more
Several reasons...: Anxiety, inadequate medication, withdrawl effects from certain medications such as Clonidine which may not be administered frequently enough to last 24 hours and excess salt intake are some of the causes. Rarely conditions such as pheochromocytoma (tumours secreting adrenaline) can cause fluctuating and episodic high blood pressure. ...Read more