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What causes edema when suffering from hypertension?

Hi. I am a 67 year-old male with hypertension . I've been on Bystolic exclusively for about two months. Before, I was taking Amlodipine alone, and then with Bystolic together (in all cases [combined ...
 

Hypertension,edema,skin rash,hydrochlorothiazide,amlodipine

My husband a white male 64 with controlled hypertension , takes Losartan 200mg once a day, Hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg once a day & Amlodipine Besylate 10 mg daily. He has edema in his lower legs and a skin ...
 

Lower limb edema, pulmonary hypertension. Massage advisable?

Can I massage a 53 yr old patient with oedema in the lower limb due to pulmonary hypertension? ...
 

Child birth, mild hypertension, elevated liver function tests, edema, elevated CRP. Treatment ?

My daughter gave birth on 6/15 and now has mild hypertension , elevated liver function tests and edema....the baby had an elevated CRP with negative blood cultures and is receiveing antibiotics for one ...
 

Diabetic, hypertensive, neurological complication, CRF patient under CAPD. Leg edema increased, foot turning black

My brother, 72, is a CRF 5 patient under CAPD. His leg edema increased and foot turning black ... of insulin ) and hypertensive. Recently PP sugar level shooted up to 385 and was brought down to 225 today ...
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Has hypertension, headaches, joint pain, edema of ankles. Prescribed felodepin. Side effects?

hi, my wife has hypertension . her BP without medicine rises up to 180/89. she was prescribed Felodepin (Pendril) The medicine has produced many side effects viz. headache, joint pains pains in muscles ...
 

Taking Acetazolomide for intracranial hypertension. Sore knees, edema in optic nerve. Permanent damage?

I m currently taking 750mg s of acetazolomide daily for intracranial hypertension. The edema in my optic nerve has almost subsided thanks to an LP and the medication. I ve been on this medication for 6 ...
 

Mild hypertensive, edema, depression. Taking cymbalta, preterax. Safe to take medicines together?

Hi, I am a XXXXX origin male age 46 years, I am mild hypertensive and taking Nebivolol and Amlodipin for last 5 years and have not had any problem but my doctor observed edema and prescribed me ...
 

Have DVT in lower limbs, venous hypertension, edema, pain, bleeding. Taking Acitrom. Further management?

Suffering from DVT in both lower limbs and also with venous hypertension, resulting in edema, pain & bleeding from both lower limbs (14 times in 2012-13). Presently I am on acitrom 5-7mg (keeping INR between ...
 

Non-pitting edema in both legs, ankles and feet. History of hypertension for which advised lisinopril and propranolol. Remedy?

the last 2 days I noticed non-pitting edema in both legs, most noticeable in the ankles and feet ... have a history of hypertension which I take lisinopril and propranolol. ...
 

Suffering from COPD, chronic kidney failure and hypertension. Increased pulse rate. Low oxygen levels. Edema in ankles

rate. Stil has edema in ankles. Has had heart chest lung xrays and seem fine Kris ...
 

Arthritis, osteoporosis, lymph-edema, chronic hypoglycemia, cannot use diuretics due to hypertension. Advice on medicines?

am also hypertensive and on medication. I live in Trinidad and Tobago in the Caribbean. Because of the different medical issues, medication sometimes accentuates issues. Most of the hypertensive meds ...
 

Suggest treatment for breathlessness,tachycardia and hypertension

My father is 73 years old suffered from breathlessness, short breath, tachycardia and hypertension ....By the way he has pulmonary edema and swellen ankle and big abdomen ...
 

Persistent pedal edema even after taking medicines. Solution?

I have hypertension and diabets since 23 years..I was admitted in hospital for uneasiness ... daily for my pedal edema .I have only one kidney by birth.My creatinine has gone upto 1.8.when I stopped ...
 

Is Pitting Edema a sign of any type of a Cardiac Problem ?

Is Pitting Edema a sign of any type of a Cardiac Problem? 43yo, non smoking WF, no family hx except hypertension. I do not have high B/P. I have fibromyalgia, asthma, Osteoarthritis, chondromalacia patellae ...
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what is the hypertension
Hello Increased blood pressure is called as hypertension. The normal blood pressure is 120/80 mm of hg. A blood pressure of more than 140/90 mm of hg is called as hypertension. Thank you
 
Hi, are Tricort and Anawin heavy injections to open blocked nerves? my father got MRI done and doc told him that thr r 2-3 places of blockages.
Hi. These injections help by reducing edema( swelling) around the nerves so that they are freed and the compression on them is reduced giving relief. Please see that he is not diabetic or hypertensive ( relative contraindication for tricort)
 
28 currently on medication for high bp, Exforge & atenolol. legs swelling up after prolonged sitting painful. and a cholesterol of 188. thanks.
When a female of 28 is getting hypertension , the organic cause should be ruled out by color doppler of renal arteries and for the hormonal glands . You may need a change of medicines under the guidance of your Cardiologist as you are getting edema of the legs. Stop salt- it is a poison for young hypertensives.
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