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Is there any remedy for high blood pressure without any medicine?

Is there any remedy for hi blood pressure without any medicine? How to control hi blood pressure without using medicine?
Asked On : Sat, 12 Dec 2009
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Cardiologist, Interventional 's  Response
While your reluctance to take medicines is understandable, please remember that the topmost priority is to get the BP under control. Uncontrolled BP can produce permanent damage to the heart, kidneys, brain and eye. Keeping the BP under control 24 x7 is the only way to prevent damage. While all the lifestyle measures are important and useful, studies have shown that, invariably, one or two or sometimes 3 or 4 medicines are needed by the majority of hypertensive patients to keep the BP under satisfactory control.
Answered: Wed, 29 Jun 2011
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hi welcome to HCM. TREATMENT option depend on level of hypertention you are in now.if you are in prehypertensive state then by altering life style and by weight reduction you can maintain normal BP with out medicines but if you are in any stage after that stage then you have to take medicines.dont neglect because by maintaning normal BP you can avoid lots of chronic problems in future ok.consult your physician regularly.
Answered: Mon, 1 Aug 2011
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1.Try to lose weight if you are above your ideal body
2.reducing the quantity emphasize on omega 3 fats in the diet
3.Avoid taking any kind of stress or strain may it be physical or psychological
-A diet plan low in sodium content.
-A high fibre diet is recommended.
5.Laughter is the best medicine
Answered: Tue, 28 Jun 2011
Rheumatologist Dr. Raheesh Ravindran's  Response
Dear sir , Advicing an individual to control his blood pressure depends upon the level of hypertension the individual has.There is a stage called prehypertension where one is adviced to keep a check on his blood pressure without depending on any drugs.

Slightly elevated blood pressure is known as prehypertension. Prehypertension will likely turn into high blood pressure (hypertension) if you don't make lifestyle changes, such as start exercising and eating healthier. Both prehypertension and high blood pressure increase your risk of heart attack, stroke and heart failure.

here are the most accepted categories of hypertension

Prehypertension 120–139 or 80–89

Hypertension, Stage 1 140–159 or 90–99

Hypertension, Stage 2 ≥160 or ≥100

Stage 1 and 2 are treated with drugs.

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Answered: Tue, 28 Jun 2011
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Low impact exercises, decrease salt intake, dieting, learn relaxation techniques
Answered: Sat, 12 Dec 2009
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