How long does it take to lower BP with medication?

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Posted on Wed, 2 Apr 2014 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Question: How long time does it take for the different blod pressure lowering tablets to begin lowering the pressure ? YYYY@YYYY
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Answered by Dr. Anantharamakrishnan 33 minutes later
Brief Answer: Hours... Detailed Answer: Dear friend, Welcome to Health Care Magic Minutes to hours / depending on the drug and its class; as also the route of administration Generally the effect starts in few hours and a steady state is reached in a few days You have excellent control Appreciate your weight loss and exercise at this age - a strong mind indeed... Take care Wishing all well God bless
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