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Can 100/70 considered as low BP? Can this cause tiredness? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 19-Mar-2013
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User:hii .. gm ..hws you ?
Doctor:Good morning .I am fine thank you.
Doctor:Please proceed with the query.
User:sure BP rate is 100\70 ..
User:is it low BP ?
Doctor:How many times have you checked your bp.
Doctor:Are you getting the same reading everytime.
User:only 2 times yet ..
User:but I have checked yesterday only ..
User:it was 100\70
Doctor:ok, how old are you.
Doctor:what was the previous reading.
Doctor:ok, it is little low
Doctor:but that is ok
User:ok..what should I do to control it ?
Doctor:Because in summer months due to excess heat you will drink lots of water, all you will sweat a lot, so you will lose salt due to this
Doctor:you can drink lemon juice or buttermilk with little salt in it
User:okkk..thx .. and my BMI is ok ..its 20 but every time I am feeling like so much tired ..
Doctor:So that way you will maintain sodium balance
User:wats the reason behind this ..?
Doctor:BMI is 20, what is your weight and height
User:173cm, 60 kg
User:I dont smoke and drink ..
Doctor:Your having right weight
User:wow ..
User:but why I am feeling tired ..?
Doctor:If you are feeling tired drink fruit juices,and eat fresh fruits , carrot, cucumber everyday.You can also eat multivitamins.It can happen due to stress,excess physical work,weather etc..
Doctor:Try to exercise atleast twice a week and increase your protein intake like spriouts
Doctor:all kinds of sprouts eaten everyday are good
Doctor:it is available in all markets
User:okk..and one more thing ..I have an eyesight problem.
User:Power is :- -ve .5 in right eye and -ve .75 in left eye
User:I am wearing spectacles also from last 20 days ..
User:and using eye drop "eco tears" ..
User:but everyday in morning I am feeling like headache ..
Doctor:Since you a re using the spectacle from only 20 days it will take time to adjust
Doctor:were you using contact or spectacle before to this.
Doctor:so you do need time to adjust, once you get adjusted it will be fine
Doctor:if you still feel it is not decreasing you might need to r e check whether he has given the right spectacle for your power
User:ok ..
Doctor:do not sit in front of computer continously
Doctor:give fequent breaks and close your eyes.
User:yeah ..
User:true it might be a problem ..
Doctor:Ok, do you have any more queries
User:no ..its done ..thank you so much for ur valueable suggestions ..
Doctor:youa re welcome
Doctor:Kindly login for further queries
User:bbye ..have a grt day ahead ..
Doctor:Have a nice day
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