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Blood pressure 170/105. Should I be concerned ?

my blood pressure has been running 160-180/100-110 for several days and I ve been having at times severe abdominal pain as well as chest pain. I take Clonidine, Prazosin, Micardis, Hydralazine and Coreg but I ve been under a lot of stress at work. Should I be concerned ? 54 Year old male, 225 lbs, 5 ,11
Mon, 11 Jul 2011
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Your concern is natural. You need to undergo further investigations to rule out renal pathology because your BP is not normalized inspite of medication. You need to take care of your weight, reduce intake of common salt and salt containing food items. Please go back to your physician and undergo investigations.
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Hello,

I would like to recommend you Homeopathic remedy for your blood pressure. It will help to control your blood pressure without producing any side effects. You may get it from any homeopathic store. Rauwalfia- mother tincture- 5 drops in 3 spoons of water three times a day and Nux Vomica- 1M only once at night before going tobed.

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