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My BP went very high because I went by ambulance to er. Should they have given me something first?

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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Not necessarily..
.Stress can make BP high.

In brief: No

Not necessarily..
.Stress can make BP high.
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Dr. Helle Lukk
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not necessarily

Stressful situations will often elevate blood pressures.
If you are not having symptoms related to blood pressure elevation- such as headaches, cardiac pain or stroke symptoms : sometimes lowering the blood pressure can actually worsen the situation.

In brief: Not necessarily

Stressful situations will often elevate blood pressures.
If you are not having symptoms related to blood pressure elevation- such as headaches, cardiac pain or stroke symptoms : sometimes lowering the blood pressure can actually worsen the situation.
Dr. Helle Lukk
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