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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?
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
When i stand/sit up my head throbs and i feel like i'm going to fall back down. My doctor checked my blood pressure and i was normal. ?
My head was spinning often, dizzy. Doctor said I am having low blood pressure. May I know what exactly make this happened?
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?
My mom head hurts when she sits down or bends down.doctor said she has migraines.what could it be high blood pressure ?
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
Is propanolol 80mg a "high" dose? Doctor prescribed it for anxiety. Blood pressure was 120/80 and now 98/70.
Propanalol: If its the once a day preparation no it's not too high a dose. ...Read more
I am taking irbesartan 300mg for blood pressure and my doctor put me on amlodapine didn't agree with me could i increase the irbesartan?
Difficult to say: You should discuss specifics of dosage adjustments with your doctor - there are many factors that go into what is the right dosage to try, or if it makes sense to try a higher dose. There are many other options besides amlodapine to consider if you need additional blood pressure control. ...Read more
37 weeks & my blood pressure was 120/90, my booking was 120/80.it remained 120/80 to 120/85 today it was 120/90 should i get concerned doc adv bedrest?
Not sure: I assume this is in fact an answer in reply to a response a HealthTap doctor completed. If so, ignore me. If not, it's unclear what you are asking. ...Read more
Maybe: High blood pressure doesn't typically cause dizziness, but low blood pressure often does. Make sure the blood pressure medication dose isn't too high. The top BP number should be between 100 and 140. If having frequent dizziness and BP is not low, investigation is needed to rule out problems with the heart and brain and inner ear. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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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