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Three stage of hypertension - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Good Morning
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I have Hypertension of 140/110, my weight is 94kg and height is 5.5
User :   Recently i have undergone BP test, the doctor advised to check against Cardiologist
User :   What is meant by 3 stage Hypertension?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
User :   It would be great if u clarifythese queries?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will clarify your doubts
Doctor :   before that i need some information
User :   yes please
Doctor :   Provide your age, gender, occupation, marital status
User :   30, male, IT, Married but divorced
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you given any medications for your high blood pressure
User :   yes Stamlo 2.5
User :   and Cardace, Betalac
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   If the blood pressure is high with reading of 180/110 or higher is called 3 stage hypertension
User :   inital i have started with stamlo, when i got accident, that doctor advised to add Cardace and Betelac
Doctor :   ok
User :   when recently last week, i hve cheked with one of the doctor for regular BP checkup, he told why r u using such Cardace and Betelac
Doctor :   what type of accident you have
User :   Muscle Inflammation on right foot
Doctor :   ok
User :   and at the same time my friend got died inthe accident
Doctor :   is your blood pressure under control
User :   that time my BP was 160/140
Doctor :   ok
User :   The doctor who advised for these tablets is GeneralDoctor not a cardilogist
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have any chest pain, fast heart beats, giddiness
User :   and finally i have checked aganist the Cardiologist, he told the BP is not steady, and it is like 140, 150, /110
Doctor :   ok
User :   I dont have any chest pain, fast heart beats will be there when i walking for long distance or stepping into 5 floors
Doctor :   ok
User :   No giddinesss

Doctor :   have you taken any investigations like ECG
User :   As far now, i have never undergone any tests to my knowledge.

Doctor :   ok
User :   And one more thing i used to travel 100kms daily.

User :   by byke
Doctor :   The cause of hypertension is usually not known
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you have lot of stressors in your life
User :   The cardiologist told me that i am in 3rd stage of hypertension and advised to have some checkups like ECG, Treadmill test, blood cholestrol, sugar and etc

Doctor :   ya
User :   Yes, one side officially, personally and physcially
Doctor :   your blood pressure is high and also not stable
User :   Is that 3rd stage of hypertension is serious
Doctor :   so you belong to the third degree hypertension
Doctor :   i cannot say it is serious
Doctor :   it is serious if not treated
User :   Ok, i have habit of boozing daily
Doctor :   ok
User :   does that cause the Hypertension
Doctor :   how much quantity
User :   180ml
User :   3 large
Doctor :   i suggest you to decrease the quantity of drinking
User :   Ok
Doctor :   And also you are overweight
User :   yes, for the past 4years it was 94 as stable
Doctor :   There are various risk factors for you to have heart disease like overweight, high blood pressures, stress
Doctor :   so is suggest you to undergo the test suggested by the cardiologist
User :   Kindly adivse what precautions to be taken
User :   ok
Doctor :   The stage 3 hypertension people are more prone for heart disease
Doctor :   You need to avoid stress
Doctor :   Go for relaxing techniques like yoga and meditation
Doctor :   Reduce your weight by having healthy balanced diet
Doctor :   Go for light exercises like walking
Doctor :   Take salt restricted diet
Doctor :   Avoid pickles, chips etc which has more salt
Doctor :   and undergo the tests as suggested
Doctor :   you need to check the BP quite oftely to see that it is satble
Doctor :   Continue the BP medications
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, we are available 24/7 please get back to us if you need further medical advice.
User :   sorry internet got disconnected
User :   Thank you so much
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