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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   I have high blood pressure and bought diet pills called fruta planta to take
will that affect me in any way
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hey
User :   Hey r u today
Doctor :   May i know your age and gender please ?
User :   felman 28
Doctor :   i am doing good thank you
Doctor :   When was this high blood pressure diagnosed ?
User :   last Dec.
User :   Will the fruta planta affect my high blood pressure
User :   they are diet pills
Doctor :   How much was the reading ?
User :   do not understand the question
Doctor :   how high was your blood pressure ?
Doctor :   did you got it measured at a clinic ?
User :   yes it was high, i now take high blood pressure pill. I when back in August for a check up, it was good, and i get it check at my job]
Doctor :   ok thats good
Doctor :   can you tell me what pills you are taking for your blood pressure ?
User :   yes hydrochloro thiazide 25 mg
User :   Fruit Plant Weight Loss, also know as "Chinese Pills" is made from natural ingredients such as: lemon, balsam pear, radish fruit and spirulina powder therefore the side effects are minimal or none for some people.
Doctor :   Fruta Planta is a diet pill and trust me they do have a strong effect on your Blood Pressure, i will strongly recommend you to try losing weight via diet and exercise that will also help you maintain your blood pressure to normal and also do take the pill you are taking
Doctor :   I am here to give you the correct medical advice . these medications are not verified by the FDA and the contents are not completely known
Doctor :   More over if you try exercise and diet trust me your blood pressure problem will also go
User :   Fruta planta are made of natural ingredient, and it still casue side affect
Doctor :   Can i ask you something
User :   yes
Doctor :   we know we talking about natural products and herbal and we are under the impression that they will never cause any side effects
Doctor :   right ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   But isnt marijuana also natural and herbal
User :   yes
Doctor :   and you know its dangerous right ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   so even natural substances also can affect your body
Doctor :   all i am trying to tell you is that when you have high blood pressure its not at all advisable to take any kind of diet pills
User :   ok
Doctor :   herbal or non herbal it does not matter
Doctor :   for you the best option is to go the BEST way of exercise you do need dedication and motivation .. but its worth it
User :   ok
Doctor :   May i know your weight ? and height ?
User :   5'7 and 285
Doctor :   Ok my recommendation to you is that you can consult a nutritionist who can guide you a safe and simple way to lose weight .. trust me there are no miracle pills for it
Doctor :   i hope you understand me
User :   yes and think u
Doctor :   I mam glad i was able to help you
Doctor :   am**
Doctor :   your most welcome
User :   have a good day
Doctor :   Take care of your self
Doctor :   you too
Doctor :   Bye
User :   u to
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