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26 years old male with blood pressure 140/100

26 years old male had blood pressure 140/100 after 2 days drinking alcoholic beverage
Mon, 25 Apr 2011
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Anesthesiologist 's  Response
hello,
alocoholic breverages dont lead to increase in blood pressure per se. and also 140/100 is pretty high considering your age you need to consult a physcian ASAP and get youself evaluated and most probably he will advicce you some edications and lifestyle modifications.
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Drinking alcohol does not cause shooting up of blood pressure as such.It rather causes vasodilatation causing a fall in B.P. You need to get your B.P. checked again after a week or so and if again it comes at raised levels then you should start taking proper and regular treatment.
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