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Do you know which drug should not be taken by someone who has high blood pressure?

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Dr. Matthew Ostrom
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Decongestants

meds for runny nose with Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) and Pseudoephedrine are often best to avoid for people with HTN, at least chronic use or continued use of this class of medications.
Sudafed would be a common brand name of this type of med.

In brief: Decongestants

meds for runny nose with Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) and Pseudoephedrine are often best to avoid for people with HTN, at least chronic use or continued use of this class of medications.
Sudafed would be a common brand name of this type of med.
Dr. Matthew Ostrom
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