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Low blood pressure, sodium intake - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   what is your age.
User :   need to ask one thing
User :   in morning my blood pressure was 107/60, is it ok?
Doctor :   ok.
User :   33, female
Doctor :   This happens when there is less sodium in the body.
Doctor :   Yes,drink lemon juic ewith little salt in it.
User :   but i was feeling uncomfortable
Doctor :   Even curd rice with pickles ,this will increase your blood pressure
Doctor :   no need for medication.
User :   Should i go for any medication
User :   thanks...My husband is having atorlip f for high chelestrol levles, his triglyceries are 313... please suggest
Doctor :   Let him continue the medication ,he has to change his diet and go walkin gto reduce it.
Doctor :   Medicines alone wont help.
User :   any special diet restrictions?
Doctor :   Yes reduce oil and avoid non veg especially mutton.You can have fish.Eat lots of curd,fresh fruits.Use rice oil,olive oil,no fried items.
Doctor :   Avoid white rice ,switch to brown rice,chapathi,ragi.
Doctor :   daily walking is a must.
User :   Thanks a lot doctor..
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