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Pregnant Skin Blotchy Blood Pressure Call Doctor
Since becoming pregnant, my skin has become blotchy. My mom said that it’s a sign of high blood pressure and I should call my doctor. Is this true?
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Hi doctor ,my doctor prescribed me with a medicine called eplerenone.can I change it with other med cause Im still having high blood pressure?
Important : To review this with your prescribing physician. As there may be a dosage change or like you mention, an alternative medication. Best of luck. ...Read more
The nurse assistant was so shocked at my blood pressure reading of 140/83 and immediately called in the doctor. Have not forgotten that event. Advice?
This represents : A mildly high reading & is no cause for alarm. ...Read more
My blood pressure ws135/90.Doc.Put me on lisinipril.I wd rather tk somethg naturally. Wht do u thinkof product called marine d3.Helps lower bp& choest?
HTN: Unfortunately, multiple clams of various natural products to lower blood pressure have suffered failure. It's not that I am against natural remedies. In fact, I am very much for, but i don't want to instill false hope in you. Interestingly enough, pomegranate juice has been shown to lower blood pressure but its effect is modest at best and it would require daily use of fairly large quantities. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was taking lisinopril for high blood pressure, but developed a cough. My doctor switched me to valsartan. After a couple of months I developed very dry skin and itchiness all over, but mainly on my scalp. What cam be done?
Maybe. Maybe not.: One number doesn't mean much. A person needs several measurements, preferably when not sick. If next week's measurements are still above 125/75 for a young adult, she can make a diary of measurements for 2 weeks, and take the numbers to her doctor. Measurements can be after waking in the morning, once during the day after doing something sort of "stressful", and a third measurement before bed. ...Read more
High BP: There is no large scale data to prove its efficacy. However lot of people use it as a home remedy for high bp. If you want you can use it. ...Read more
120/80: 120/80 is normal. Small thin females tend to run a bit lower. ...Read more
See MD now: Your BP is very high.U must see md right now.In the mean time avoid salty food. ...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
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