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Low Blood Pressure While Sleeping
I am tired throughout the day and i can't concentrate as well as i used too, my doctor said I have a low blood pressure and i sleep little. What is it?
Low BP and insomnia: Keep discussing your symptoms with your dr. As adequate sleep is paramount to functioning well throughout the day. Getting your sleep disorder treated is important and getting an evaluation as to why you have low BP is also important, as that can be treated too, hopefully making you more alert. Good luck. ...Read more
Hypotension is also known as Low blood pressure. Hypotension is defined as "low blood pressure". Blood pressure is measured as two numbers and expressed as systolic blood pressure (sbp) / diastolic blood pressure (dbp). The sbp is the pressure that is generated when the heart squeezes. Dbp occurs when the heart relaxes. 120/70 is considered normal in adults. Less than 100/60 (of either number) can ...Read more
Should be normal: There are night monitors to check your blood pressure while you are asleep. There are "dippers" and "non-dippers", meaning that the pressure may be high during the day but normal during the night. It is controversial if sleep pressure monitoring is useful. Discuss with your doc. Most importantly, you want to check your pressure once daily at home. ...Read more
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I didn't had a good sleep since 1.5 months and miss my meal sometimes.Now I have this dizziness. Is it coz of lbp?(i have low blood pressure since 16)
My mom has very low blood pressure, and often feels faint or dizzy; she always needs to sleep 14 or 15 hours. What nutrients or food will help her?
A few things to...: Keeping ideal body weight, eat healthy/no added salt, aerobic exercise regularly 4-5x/wk, reduce daily stresses, sleep well, and don't smoke etc..These are so called modifiable risk factor-you can't change genetic. Look up the dash-diet regimen (google it). Treat medical condition (chol, diabetes etc) well. If these fail to adequately lower your BP to less than 140/90, consult your doc..Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Extremely low blood pressure at night & upon awakening (100/45-50)
then normal throughout day. What can cause this?
Don't worry.: Blood pressure usually is lowest late evening and with early sleep. Paradoxically, it raises in the early morning (7am-10am). This is called arousal activation of the nervous system. Don't worry, unless you have sx. Also, if you are on BP meds, many are evening dosed to prevent the moring rise! ...Read more
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
Abnormal blood pressure is a symptom in which a person's blood pressure is much higher or much lower than it should be for his age and body size. If either the systolic (upper number) pressure or the diastolic (lower number) pressure is not in the normal range, then the ...Read more
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