Hi. I recently went to the Dr. & found out my blood pressure was 170/102. They told me to contact my primary physician & was not able to get appt until next week. I have a home bp machine & have been checking it daily. The reading have been as high as 212/117 & as low as 154/100. But today when I woke up, I have a headache, feel lethargic, my head is a little foggy & my bp was 176/99. My wife is worried & thinks we should head to either Dr. or ER. So I guess my question is, should I see someone or can I wait for my appt?
I check my heart rate from time to time on blood pressure machines, and we recently purchased a Pulse Oximeter and I was feeling light headed, and my face flushed red, and I felt my heart beat throughout my entire body. So I checked it on the Oximeter and it read 122 BPM. It s usually up there in the 100 s after an hour or so I checked it again and it went down to high 80 s. What could be the reason for this? I was diagnosed with high blood pressure when I was 17 and took a few different pills for that but it never made a difference on feeling my rapid heart rate.
Im 43yrs old and have high blood pressure for the past 4 days my blood pressure has been going up and down for no reason at any given time during the day. Headaches accompany the fluctuations it can be as high as 145/104 and as low as 88/68. I take lisinopril/hctz 20/25 once a day. What could be wrong.
1.my dad age : 52 yrs old had a episode of fever and collapsed with low bp of 80\60 at that time his eyes rolled up is that a seizure ? 2.in investigations CT scan - a tiny calcified granuloma in occipital lobe was present what might be the diagnosis? 3.past history : he had chicken pox during 40 yrs following that he had fluctuating sugar levels sudden hypoglycaemia & fainting but now its normal , fluctuating BP 140/90 or sometimes its 130|90 , chromogranin b level is high & in query for phaeochromocytoma/neuroblastoma 4.occupational history : he also does farming what will be the diagnosis ? is it because of chronic borderline hypertension like stroke /infective like neurocysticercosis /because of some intracranial tumours ??
Hi I have pulmonary Hypertension with CHF enlarged spleen and problems with elevated liver enzymes. I also have intercranial hypertension. Wed I developed a headache which I get alot. Did not feel well on Thurs then on Friday I began getting really dizzy ( I feel like I just got off an amusment park ride) and developled pain in my left shoulder that goes down my arm. I am extremely tired only able to stay awake for about an hour before needing to lay down and sleep. I am debating on waiting it out to see my Dr. next week or the ER. What would you do if you were me?
Hi, my name is Kim. My Mother who is 75 has high blood pressure and has to be on blood thinners the rest of her life, and she also has a twisted bowel. What can she eat?!!! Please any help would be appreciated, all her Doctor's tell her is eat what you want.
Had tubes tied 2 years ago and have normal periods.started period on time this month but its lighter than normal and been having pelvic pain on lower left side and shoulder pain on right side.I do get dizzy but I also have high blood pressure and im currently on medication for it so im use to dizziness.im now getting a bad headache and dont kno if it is because of pelvic pain.should I go to the doctor or ER ?
Patient: Female, 73 years, 6 months old, 5'7" tall, 230 lbs., in generally good health. Hypertension well controlled with medication, lifelong history of recurring clinical depression . Currently takes medication for depression and hypertension,...
Im a 70 year old stage two diabetic. I woke up in the night with dry heaves...I just went to the store and fell faint and nauseated. I rested for 30 minutes and felt a lot better. I home now and concerned ! I had low blood presure. Now its 128...