What kind of drug is tildiem for high blood pressure?

Calcium channel bloc. Tildiem contains a medicine called Diltiazem which belongs to a class of medicine called calcium channel blockers. This does not affect the calcium content of your body but the movement of calcium within cells found in the wall of the arteries.

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High blood pressure what kind of cold medicine should I take?

Fluids/tylenol. non-sedating antihistamine: avoid all decongestant and decongestant cough medications since they can raise your BP. I suggest zinc losenges ( Cold-Eze) and dark brown honey, hot steam showers and force the fluids. Read more...
Avoid decongestants. Decongestant OTC cold remedies cause the most concern. Avoid products that contain pseudoephedrine, (ephedrine sulfate) ephedrine, (ephedrine sulfate) phenylephrine, naphazoline and oxymetazoline. Look for labels which indicate "safe for hypertension" patients. Simple acetominophen may help, as will a saline nasal spray. Gargle with warm salt water or drink warm water with lemon and honey. Stay hydrated. Increase home humidity. REST! Read more...

What kind of fruits & vegetables help to reduce high blood pressure?

See DASH diet. Fruits and vegetables are healthy for a variety of reasons and most people need to increase the amounts they eat. I am not aware of specific fruits or vegetables that have more effects on blood pressure. Low sodium and high potassium(high in fruits and vegetables) diet can help BP. The DASH diet (available with simple search on Google) is specific diet proven to lower BP. Best with low salt diet. Read more...

What kind of food can lower high blood pressure?

Food for HTN. Great question: optimal diet is DASH Diet: low salt, low saturated fat, low cholesterol, 8 servings of colored fruit and vegetables daily, pomegranates, tomato, kiwi, spinach, kale, whole grains and low animal protein (4 - 5 oz per day of very lean meat, fish, poultry only). Don't smoke. Drink 3 liters fluid per day. Minimize caffeine. Look up DASH Diet. 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...