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Suggest dosage and side effects of Losar 25

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Posted on Tue, 19 Aug 2014 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Question: Hi,

I have been asked to take Losar 25 for High BP. Although my BP is just on the border of normal and high edging on the higher side.

I just wanted to check on dosage and if there are any side effects.

Thanks

XXXX
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Answered by Dr. Anshul Varshney 23 minutes later
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Dear XXXXXXX
Welcome to HCM. I am Dr Anshul Varshney. I understand your concern.
I need a few details before I can give you my comments based on latedt guidelines for Hypertension JNC 8.
1. Provide me your BP reading (when you were off medicines)
2. What is your resting pulse rate.
3. Do you have any problems?
4. Do you consume alcohol or do smoking?
5. Are you overweight?
6. How is your physical activity?
7. Any history of diabetes?
8. Any history of heart problems in family?

Revert with these details in point wise manner for a better help
Stay healthy.
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