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Sudden rise in BP with disorientation. What could be the cause?

last night i was at the theater watching a movie with my girlfriend after the movie we went and grabed in & out it was around 1:00 AM then went home and sat a little then went to bed and was about to make love after in to it for about 20min i felt a lil drunk when i checked my blood pressure it was around 167 over 110 not sure exatly what the cause was.
Asked On : Wed, 18 Jul 2012
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Dear patient,

Those symptoms could have been cause by the increase in the blood pressure particularly the bottom number; this is an expected response to exercise, including sex, but may be exacerbated by other factors such as caffeine and stimulants, alcohol, sleep deprivation, etc.

Yours truly,

Dr Brenes-Salazar MD
Mayo Clinic MN
Answered: Fri, 19 Jul 2013
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