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Why does blood pressure fluctuate while someone is on blood pressure medicine?
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: It always does
It fluctuates in everyone; it has to to adjust to changes, such as gravity.
If it didn't, you wouldn't be able to stand after lying down.

In brief: It always does
It fluctuates in everyone; it has to to adjust to changes, such as gravity.
If it didn't, you wouldn't be able to stand after lying down.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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Dr. John Garner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: We messed up nature
Blood pressure always swings, but the body has some pretty clever ways of regulating that sort of thing.
Blood pressure meds work by blocking 1 or more of the mechanisms the body has of raising blood pressure, so swings can be more pronounced.

In brief: We messed up nature
Blood pressure always swings, but the body has some pretty clever ways of regulating that sort of thing.
Blood pressure meds work by blocking 1 or more of the mechanisms the body has of raising blood pressure, so swings can be more pronounced.
Dr. John Garner
Dr. John Garner
Thank
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