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Doctor insights on: Negative Effects Of Peer Pressure

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Are the heart related side effects or rebound effects of blood pressure meds permanent?

Are the heart related side effects or rebound effects of blood pressure meds permanent?

BP Meds: 1/ side effects of blood pressure meds (BPM) are usually transient and non-lasting. They will disappear upon discontinuation. 2/bpm do control and not cure high blood pressure... So when you discontinue pbm, blood pressure will return to previous levels. ...Read more

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Positive and negative effects of marajuana?

Positive and negative effects of marajuana?

+ and -: Improvement of chronic pain is a positive. Negative effects include anxiety, paranoia, memory problems, disorientation, depression, sleepiness, "a-motivational syndrome" ...Read more

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Have any undesirable effects been seen in long term use of the blood pressure drugs of the ACE inhibitor class?

Have any undesirable effects been seen in long term use of the blood pressure drugs of the ACE inhibitor class?

Same as short-term: Analyses have not shown any clear risks, including with regards to risk of cancer. Risks over long-term appear to mimic that seen in short-term use (e.g. Risk of hi potassium, kidney function abnormalities); sometimes this can show up after years on the medicine. There may even be benefits to chronic use (apart from intended benefits), such as lower risk of diabetes or atrial fibrillation. ...Read more

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Side effects and risk doing heart test and dipyrmidadole?

Side effects and risk doing heart test and dipyrmidadole?

A few: Dipyrmiadole is a vasodilating med used in stress testing. Common side effects include flushing, shortness of breath, chest pain and drop in blood pressure. The side effects can be reversed with IV aminophylline. Over all risk is generally low but another agent might be better to use in those with COPD and active asthma(should be avoided) as well as those with slow heart rates or heart block. ...Read more

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Are there bad side effects of ventolin? Ie blood sugar increase

Are there bad side effects of ventolin? Ie blood sugar increase

Ventolin/blood sugar: Typically albuterol should not have any bearings in the blood sugar. It has been noted with large doses of IV albuterol can aggravate preexisting DM and acidosis. More commonly steroids wether systemic or inhaled has a more consistent effect on blood sugar. Need to have testing for possible underlying diabetes. ...Read more

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What are the possible negative consequences of higher intracranial pressure?

What are the possible negative consequences of higher intracranial pressure?

Brain dysfunction : High intracranial pressure can compromise the blood flow to the brain in addition mechanical deformation due to the pressure . It may be cause headaches, visual changes, memory and other cognitive problems as well as motor and sensory changes. If severe and unchecked , it may progress from altered mental status to loss of consciousness ...Read more

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Are there any negative side effects of meditation?

Are there any negative side effects of meditation?

Kundalini Syndrome: If you do not follow through the proper meditation techniques you can increase your blood pressure - called kundalini syndrome. Some people also get very manic and will overspend forgot about maintaining boundaries. Follow through proper initiation protocols. ...Read more

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Any side effect from taking irbesartan for high blood pressure?

Any side effect from taking irbesartan for high blood pressure?

Irbesartan: Side effects include abnormal potassium levels, renal insufficiency and rarely cough. ...Read more

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What are side effects of irbesartan for high blood pressure?

What are side effects of irbesartan for high blood pressure?

See below: Irbesartan (avapro) can cause allergic facial swelling (angioedema), low blood pressure, high potassium and decreased white cell counts. It should not be used in females who could become pregnant. In spite of this the drug is often well tolerated and effective in patients with hypertension and will soon be available in generic form. ...Read more

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Are there situations where adverse side effects of a medication(s) can actually increase a blood pressure reading?

Are there situations where adverse side effects of a medication(s) can actually increase a blood pressure reading?

Sure there are: Some meds are even designed specifically to raise blood pressure, so yes, meds that have similar effects for unintentional reasons can do the same. Still, hypertension as a med side effect is fortunately rare. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of having high blood pressure?

What are the side effects of having high blood pressure?

Risk of High B.P.: Having high blood pressure puts you at risk for a heart attack, stroke, heart failure, chronic kidney disease, intracerebral hemorrhage, retinopathy etc. This is why a healthy well balanced diet, exercise, and antihypertensive medication (when needed) are vital to staying healthy. ...Read more

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Which are the positive and/or negative side effects of taking a multivitamin?

Which are the positive and/or negative side effects of taking a multivitamin?

Controversial: If you are not pregnant or not old, there doesn't seem to be any benefit of taking a multivitamin if you get enough sun, eat wild salmon and lots of fruits, vegetables, nuts, beans, and seeds. If you are deficient and you can't eat certain foods, they can be beneficial. Take too much and they can be harmful. Avoid pills whenever possible. If you take, the the brand matters. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of blood pressure meds (mavik)?

What are the side effects of blood pressure meds (mavik)?

Possible multiple: Mavik (trandolapril) is an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor, or " ACE". This is a very commonly used class of blood pressure lowering medication. Any blood pressure medication, if too strong, can make you feel weak or light headed, if the reduction in BP is too great. A side effect specific to ACE inhibitors is chronic cough. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of blood pressure medication?

What are the side effects of blood pressure medication?

Lots of things: Too low of a blood pressure and possibly a low pulse. That can lead to dizziness, weakness, fatigue, etc. Making asthma worse is possible. Coughing, hives, swelling, tingling scalp, urination, and many others. Even so, carefully chosen, BP meds can save your life. Don't try to figure this out on your own, find a doc you trust and them guide you. ...Read more

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Does pseudophedrine have these specific side effects: thinning of hair, high blood pressure, and/or male sperm reduction? Any proven evidence?

Does pseudophedrine have these specific side effects: thinning of hair, high blood pressure, and/or male sperm reduction? Any proven evidence?

Proven evidence: I have to imagine that you are troubled by many side effects. I strongly recommend you see both your primary doctor and a Psychologist. Please let me know what develops. ...Read more