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Precautions and tips for low blood pressure in 14 weeks pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Pregnancy
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Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 595 Questions

Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi doc, i am in my 14th week of pregnancy
User :   my bp is low frm past 3 weeks ie. 60/95
User :   what precautions should i take
Doctor :   How many times did you check it
User :   every week
Doctor :   Ok
User :   though i visited my doc last month
User :   on 6th
User :   i mean december 6th
User :   it was 70/110
User :   then
Doctor :   fine
Doctor :   100/70 is acceptable
Doctor :   So the last reading was good
Doctor :   if it is dropping lesser
User :   but last week
User :   and this week
Doctor :   Try not to engage in fast activities
User :   it measures as 60/95
Doctor :   Get up from bed, chair, etc slowly
User :   okay..i travel almost 36 kms eveday
User :   becoz of my job
Doctor :   Add extra salt to the diet
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Reduce the strenous activity
User :   ok
User :   is travelling ok
User :   ?
Doctor :   It is fine now
Doctor :   but during final three months
Doctor :   ti should be restricted as possibel
Doctor :   Take precautions about diet
Doctor :   and follow up visits
Doctor :   with the doctor

Doctor :   Vaccinations and Supplements are
Doctor :   important
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