I have high blood presure can I take supplements to help me wit my workout?

Caveat emptor. Please recognize that there are very limited objective and validated data suggesting that supplements are truly beneficial. Nonetheless, patients may still "feel" better on supplements, for a variety of reasons. You also should be aware that supplements, depending on their sources, may have other agents that may be biologically active, some of which may worsen high blood pressure. Be careful!

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For high blood pressure Can I take garlic supplements or do home remedies to regulate my pressure instead of taking meds with bad side affects?

High blood pressure. You can take garlic - if for blood pressure better to use Kyolic aged garlic extract. If you are trying to use natural remedies for high blood pressure some better choices would be magnesium glycinate in higher doses - gradually increase to 1000 mg daily, CoQ10 increase to 300 mg twice daily, nitric oxide stimulators like arginine, and my favorite bonita peptide. Good Luck. Read more...

What are good healthy supplements for high blood pressure, that I can take with my blood pressures medcine.

Multivitamin. There are no special supplements that will fix your high blood pressure but a multivitamin won't hurt you. Try to avoid getting sucked into on-line schemes that make unsubstantiated promises and cost a lot money. Even though it's 2013, there's a lot of quackery out there and the fda isn't doing anything about it. Read more...

Is yohimbe bark extract a safe supplement to take for high blood pressure?

Usually Not. Yohimbine may create numerous side effects, such as rapid heart rate, high blood pressure, overstimulation, insomnia and/or sleeplessness. All of these are dose dependent and care should be taken when using yohimbine if you have known high blood pressure. Read more...

Can a person with high blood pressure take anobolic testosterone supplements?

Yes. Yes, as long as the levels of testosterone are kept under 1, 000 ng/dl and Estradiol 21-30. High testosterone dosage will increase your BP because of fluid retention from it and from derived estradiol. You should under the care of a dr. Read more...

Anyone who knows about natural supplements especially curcovia? Is it safe to take it while on high blood pressure medications. My gp doesn't know

"Curcovia" "curcovia" is a trade name for curcuma comosa, an herb in the ginger family. It's related to the more well-known curcuma longa, the tasty spice turmeric. It has at least weak estrogenic activity. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23552522 there's no interaction info w/bp meds -- but as w/the other curcumas, i'd suggest caution with anticoagulants like aspirin. Also it's expensive: $79 a month. Read more...
Most likely. From the little i can find, it appears to be safe with blood pressure meds....Your best bet is to see an acupuncturist/chinese medicine doctor as they truly understand herbal and medication interactions. They can help you with your high blood pressure as well and perhaps over tie you could wean off it.....It will absolutely help the same or better than curcovia! Read more...

I've been looking for supplements and I saw one called L-Arginine I was wondering if it was safe for me to take considering my high blood pressure?

L-Argenine is an. amino acid used to relax blood vessels and lower blood pressure. Check w/your doc before taking this or anything else. Kyolic aged garlic formula for blood pressure may be more effective. Consult w/doc so you don't make your bp too low. Peace and good health. Read more...

Can supplements control high blood pressure?

Neo 40 is made. from beet root juice and other natural products. Research shows it to be effective for pre-hypertension. Garlic can also be used, or garlic capsules. See www.neogenis.org for more info on Neo 40 and a related product called Superbeets. See www.relaxationresponse. for a behavioral approach to lowering bp created by a cardiologist. Peace and good hhealth. Read more...