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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :  
hello
User :  
i have some doubt regarding BP
User :  
i was having a BP of 160/100
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
now the high BP has come down but the lower one not
Doctor :  
Please provide these details your age, gender, occupation
User :  
now its around 138/105
User :  
32 M software
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
are you taking any medications for the high BP
User :   for the past one week i am taking one vitamin E tablet
User :  
i am monitoring my BP daily now
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
is the bP is coming down?
User :   the high Bp has come down
User :  
now it never goes above 140
Doctor :  
It is quite very uncommon to get BP at this age, but due to stress your BP may rise for short time
User :  
but low its between 100 to 110
Doctor :  
yes
Doctor :  
that needs to be low
Doctor :  
that is is should be 90
Doctor :  
is there any body in your family has high BP?
User :   some times its comes down to 90
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
it varies between 90-110
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
what i suggest you that you need to take a diet less in salt
User :   ok
Doctor :  
because excess of slat in the diet will have sodium which raises BP
User :  
ok
Doctor :   take the diet less in salt
User :  
so i will monitor for one more week and stil if not come down meet some doctors
Doctor :  
avoid pickles, chips, mixtures which has more of salt in them
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
Monitor the BP as you said for one week
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
if still BP is not under control you need to take medications
User :   ok
Thanks doctor
Doctor :  
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User :  
thanks for your valuble advices
User :  
thanks
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :  
no
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