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Can high blood pressure sometimes cause flushing or reddening of the face?

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Dr. Liviu Klein
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Yes

It is common to have that when the blood pressure is elevated.

In brief: Yes

It is common to have that when the blood pressure is elevated.
Dr. Liviu Klein
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Dr. Andrew Freeman
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Sometimes

Sometimes sudden increases in blood pressure can make the face red, but flushing is often associated with the body's own temperature regulation, or can also be drug-relaed (i.
e. Niacin can do it as can others).

In brief: Sometimes

Sometimes sudden increases in blood pressure can make the face red, but flushing is often associated with the body's own temperature regulation, or can also be drug-relaed (i.
e. Niacin can do it as can others).
Dr. Andrew Freeman
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