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Should I take blood pressure medication to lower my blood pressure during the pregnancy?

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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: This needs to

Be discussed with your ob. Yes, if your BP is high.

In brief: This needs to

Be discussed with your ob. Yes, if your BP is high.
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

If you have a diagnosis of hypertension then it may be necessary to take medication for your own safety as well as the safety of the baby.
Your doctor will know which medications are safe in pregnancy and whether or not medication is needed. This is not a problem you should be managing on your own and should definitely work with your doctor.

In brief: Yes

If you have a diagnosis of hypertension then it may be necessary to take medication for your own safety as well as the safety of the baby.
Your doctor will know which medications are safe in pregnancy and whether or not medication is needed. This is not a problem you should be managing on your own and should definitely work with your doctor.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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