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What kind of sinus medication should a diabetic with high blood pressure take?

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Dr. James Strader
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: No pseudofed

Alot of sinus medications contain pseudofed, which can dangerously raise the blood pressure in people with hypertension.
Look for labels that state "hbp" on them, or ask the pharmacist for ones that don't contain pseudofed (also called pseudoephedrine).

In brief: No pseudofed

Alot of sinus medications contain pseudofed, which can dangerously raise the blood pressure in people with hypertension.
Look for labels that state "hbp" on them, or ask the pharmacist for ones that don't contain pseudofed (also called pseudoephedrine).
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