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Is BP of 116/86, normal? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Mar-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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User:If B.Pis 116/86 it normal ?
Doctor:it is normal
User:last week it was 140/96 cont fr a week
User:now its 116/86
User:since Mon
Doctor:it is normal now
User:i took envas o.25 fr 4-5 daysnly
User:Doc asked me to take fr one month atleast ...
User:should I or not ?
Doctor:you should
User:but if it is normal then also
User:b.p should b taken in the morning
User:but may i knw the reason ....Y , I should
User:would it have , ny side effect?
Doctor:Please give me a moment
Doctor:last week it was 140/96 cont fr a week - this is the reason for continuous treatment to be taken
User:ok ok
User:side effects?
Doctor:there are
Doctor:Dizziness, headache, fatigue, persistent dry cough, abnormal taste, lassitude, rash, neutropenia, renal impairment or failure.
User:evn if i take fr one month
User:renal impairment also
User:should i try homeopethic mdcn ?
Doctor:renal impairment on long term use
User:oh my god
Doctor:I am not aware of homeopathy medicines
User:i am worried
Doctor:You seem to be little more worried
Doctor:which I think is unnecessary
User:so people who are taking mdcn for quite a long time now , will end up facing these issues
Doctor:is that so?
Doctor:Do you have any more queries for now?
User:How to keep b.p under control
User:why it is high
User:ny reason
Doctor:by medicines
Doctor:salt restriction
Doctor:healthy lifestyle
User:no reason for high B.P
Doctor:essential or no reason at around 40yrs
Doctor:age related
Doctor:kidney conditions
User:i am 35
Doctor:lack of physical activity
Doctor:cause is multifactorial
User:have got my LFT done ...thats ok
Doctor:Read about BP management on this link
User:ok will do
Doctor:all right
Doctor:shall we end the chat now?
User:r u in hurry
Doctor:do you have more queries?
Doctor:not at all
Doctor:please ask me your queries, if any
Doctor:are you there?
Doctor:please ask me your queries
Doctor:I am waiting for it
User:if KFT tests are fine , do u think,i should go fr further tests
Doctor:a routine annual check would suffice
User:ok thanks ...
Doctor:is that all?
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