Can you tell me about drug should not be taken by someone who has high blood pressure?

Yes, some of them. Anything beyond modest alcohol intake. Nicotine! stimulants, amphetamine, cocaine, limit caffiene intake. Cold remedies that contain certain decongestants like phenylephrine, oxymetolazone. Consult with your pharmacist or caregiver. Some caution has been advised with non-steroidals : ibuprofen, alleve, etc. Energy drinks.

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What symptoms or signs would tell a person that they have high blood pressure without going to a doctor or drug store?

Difficult to tell. Some people with high blood pressure might have a headache or blurry vision. However, most people cannot feel or tell what their blood pressure is. The only reliable way to check your blood pressure is by using a blood pressure cuff. Read more...

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

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. . Read more...

Which drugs should not be taken by someone who has high blood pressure?

OTC Pain meds. which fall in the NSAID's category such as Advil, alleve, Ibuprofen etc raise blood pressure by restricting blood flow to the kidneys. Other common medications to avoid are over the counter (OTC) nasal decongestants. Thanks. Read more...

Is it possible to tell acurately if a child has high blood pressure?

Yes. It is important to use the right size of cuff for the child's arm. Read more...
High blood pressure. Yes. There are charts that compares the blood pressure to the sex ad height of the child. If the child's height is in the 50%, we can clare on the blood pressure chart what is a normal blood pressure and what is considered high or not. Read more...

Can you tell acurately if a baby or young child has high blood pressure?

Yes,of course. Blood pressure, even in infancy and certainly in older childfen is actually important and I do it as a routine. However, it needs to be interpretred by a physician that understands the value of fhe test. They have distortions of blood pressure that are very different from that seen in adults.The changes reflect the normal or abnormal activity of the autonomic (automatic) nervous system. Read more...

How to control high blood pressure without drugs?

Several ways. One, try a low sodium (salt) high potassium diet. Two, make sure your are physically active. Three, make sure your weight is reasonable. This is a good place to start. Read more...