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Why can't a doctor get my diastolic pressure to decrease?

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Dr. Louis Grenzer
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: He can

There are many medications that can reduce the diastolic blood pressure.
A combination of several of them might be needed but it should be possible to lower the pressure. Of course, if you are on several medications, you are more likely to get side effects. So the problem is lowering it without intolerable side effects.

In brief: He can

There are many medications that can reduce the diastolic blood pressure.
A combination of several of them might be needed but it should be possible to lower the pressure. Of course, if you are on several medications, you are more likely to get side effects. So the problem is lowering it without intolerable side effects.
Dr. Louis Grenzer
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: They can with

Appropriate lifestyle modification & medication.

In brief: They can with

Appropriate lifestyle modification & medication.
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch
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