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Why my BP is a bit high when I get flu?
10 doctors weighed in

Dr. Charles Pollick
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
6 doctors agree
In brief: That's not usual
A fever may cause your BP to fall.
The only reason i can think your BP might rise is that it might be caused by a medication you are using such as sudafed.

In brief: That's not usual
A fever may cause your BP to fall.
The only reason i can think your BP might rise is that it might be caused by a medication you are using such as sudafed.
Dr. Charles Pollick
Dr. Charles Pollick
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Dr. Nassir Azimi
Clinical Lipidology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Illness
Raises the adrenergic state and can affect blood pressure same as physical stress.
Additionally, if you take o/c medications such as pseudophed the BP can be raised.

In brief: Illness
Raises the adrenergic state and can affect blood pressure same as physical stress.
Additionally, if you take o/c medications such as pseudophed the BP can be raised.
Dr. Nassir Azimi
Dr. Nassir Azimi
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