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Why Does Bronchitis Make My Blood Pressure Swing So Much
Cough or meds: Increases in blood pressure during infection are usually secondary to coughing (which can raise intravascular pressure) or from medications (mainly decongestants). These are the two reasons your blood pressure may be elevated during an active episode of bronchitis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
At home my blood pressure on cuff and reg is always less than 130/80 but i went to dr today (due to bronchitis) and it was 172/112, should I be concerned?
I have severe coughing fits due to bronchitis, I have high blood pressure and need to talk about safe ways to reduce it?
HTN/cough: cough can be due to bronchitis, pneumonia etc..., but also pertussis (whooping cough) can cause severe fits of coughs specially if there is no previous vaccination against it, it is recommended to have at least one shot of Tdap to prevent pertussis, as for HTN is concern, diet and excercise can help manage it, avoid too much salt, including cold cuts, take meds as prescribed by the doctor ...Read more
Ok, i was prescribed both Medrol and dulera for bronchitis and asthma i take lisinopril for blood pressure i wondering can I stop dulera anytime also is my situation dangerous?
Do not stop...: I would not recommend stopping any of your medications unless specifically told by your doctor. The Dulera is particularly important to keep your asthma under control. Asthma can definitely be a serious health condition that requires close monitoring. So please make sure to follow up with your doctor and follow her advice. All the best, ariel. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have bronchitis and asthma. Need prob amoxicillin and medrol dose back. Also high blood pressure and have 2 hydrochloride 25 mg left. ?
Question?: what are you asking? Do you need a refill? - Your question is not clear: I would advise calling your private physician. ...Read more
Diagnosed with chronic bronchitis, constant dry cough and dysnea, high pulmonary blood pressure, but my lung function tests are normal. Why?
Something else: Your symptom maybe due to another condition other than a lung condition. The elevated pressure in the pulmonary circulation in a young female suggest a condition called idiopathic pulmonary hypertension.a condition with no known cause. However a thorough clinical evaluation is required before this diagnosis is made. Need to consult a pulmonologist and/or cardiologist ...Read more
My blood pressure seems good until l eat crawfish. Lm on blood pressure bills. Do u think the seasoning in the crawfish make my blood pressure rises?
It is an inflammation of the mucous membranes of the bronchi (the larger and medium-sized airways that carry airflow from the trachea into the more distal parts of the lung parenchyma). It may be infectious and require antibiotics, or steroid like meds to help treat it. (it can be acute ...Read more
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