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Remedy for steroids induced hypertension - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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User :   Sir can you help in steroids induced hypertansion
User :   My wife is suffering from the same
Doctor :   You shall need to discontinue the medication and then start your self on the other group
User :   sir she is not taking steroids from last 2 and half weeks but still this problem persist
User :   ususally how much time does it take to recover from same
Doctor :   yes these group of medications will need time to get out of your system and they shall need to be washed out so do not have to worry
Doctor :   now that she has discontinued it she will soon recover from it
Doctor :   4-6 weeks time is the minimal that you need to give
User :   But approximately how much time will it take yesterday her BP was 150/100
Doctor :   for all the systems to get to their normalcy
User :   But will her BP come down automatically or do we need to give any medication
Doctor :   and by then if she is not able to get her blood pressure under control then she might need additional medications to help her
Doctor :   you will need to wait for 4-6 weeks time to take that step
User :   will it be forever or it will be normal altogether
Doctor :   of giving her additional medicines
Doctor :   Not it should settle down not to worry at all
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that you would like to ask about or know about

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