Does high blood pressure cause anxiety attacks?

Hypertension anxiety. Typically no. However, anxiety can increase you blood pressure. Certain blood pressure medications can help relieve anxiety too. Look into a class of medications called beta blockers.

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High blood pressure fluctuations probably cos of panic attacks/anxiety. Even go as high as 200/120. Could those cause strokes heartattack even tho Im18?

High blood pressure. It MAY be the other way around. Panic attacks raise blood pressure. Please see your doctor so he/she can monitor your BP. See a mental health professional to help you learn strategies to deal w/panic. See www.relaxationresponse.org for some self-help too. Peace and good health. Read more...

Can you answer, is high blood pressure and constant panic attacks the same diagnosis?

No. Panic attacks can certainly raise your heart rate and blood pressure, but there are many other causes of hypertension. Talk with your doctor about medications that can help with treatment of both. Read more...

What to do if I have high blood pressure after birth, anxiety attacks and now baby blues, has anybody suffered from any of these?

HTN and Depression. Preeclampsia which is High blood pressure during pregnancy and Post partum depression along with anxiety can occur in women. These all ma be related to hormone changes during pregnancy. I am uncertain whether there is a correlation and relationship between the former and the latter. Read more...