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Is it true that taking midodrine before bed at nite can cause a stroke?
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Dr. Steven Ajluni
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Midodrine
Midodrine is a vasoconstrictor typically used for patients with difficult neurally-mediated syncope or significant orthostasis .
As such, it can drive the BP up higher. In someone with a volatile bp, such a drug could precipitate a very high BP that could increase ones risk for stroje.

In brief: Midodrine
Midodrine is a vasoconstrictor typically used for patients with difficult neurally-mediated syncope or significant orthostasis .
As such, it can drive the BP up higher. In someone with a volatile bp, such a drug could precipitate a very high BP that could increase ones risk for stroje.
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