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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   gud afternun
Doctor :   good afternoon
User :   plz tel me what foods should i avoid if i have low blood pressure?
Doctor :   there is no such diet as such
User :   my dad z got a low blood if u could tell me that what food should he avod
User :   avoid
Doctor :   u needs to have regular diet
Doctor :   regular diet is essential to maintain normal bp
Doctor :   it might be lack or sleep
Doctor :   as well
User :   ok thanz a ton
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
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User :   no.dats it 4 now
User :   thank u
Doctor :   food dont cause low bp
Doctor :   ur welcome
User :   what cause low bp?
Doctor :   take care
User :   then
Doctor :   Heart problems that cause low heart rate, diminished heart strength, or a decrease in the amount of blood supplied to the body
Doctor :   Side effects from certain medications, especially diuretics or other high blood pressure medications, like beta blockers. Medicines used to treat erectile dysfunction and certain psychiatric disorders can also cause low blood pressure.
Doctor :   Hormone problems such as adrenal insufficiency or thyroid disease (overactive or underactive thyroid)
Doctor :   Deficiencies of essential nutrients, such as folic acid, can cause the number of red blood cells to decrease (anemia)
Doctor :   age
Doctor :   old age
Doctor :   Problems with the nervous system--especially disorders of the autonomic nervous system, including POTS and vasovagal syncope--can cause low blood pressure after extended periods of standing.
Doctor :   this will cause low bp
Doctor :   any doubts>?
Doctor :   any doubts please ask
User :   ok.dats it 4 now in case i need help il cum back 2 u.thank u so much
Doctor :   sure
User :   bye
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   have a nice day
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
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