Does the cholesterol medicine (40 mg. of simvastin) cause low blood pressure ?
I am a 66 year old female currently on high blood pressure medicine. (.25 mg.) hydrochlorothiazide. I weigh 174 lbs. I walk a mile every day. My blood pressure has been 95/72. Isn t this rather low. I am taking cholesterol medicine (40 mg. of simvastin). Concern the medicine is causing low blood pressure??
Hello Doc, I have PVC (20k extra beats/day) and CHF from non ischemic cardiomyopathy - LVEF 25-30. No MI, no blockages, no family history, no virus. Cholesterol is at envious levels. No issue with triglycerides. Never overweight (5 10, 145 lb). Not diabetic. Never any hx of high blood pressure. Before identification of this illness, my BP was routinely 110/70, pulse 88. Now taking metroporol XR 100/day and Losartan 75/day. My BP is now generally 80/50 - sometimes when anxious can be as high as 120/70. Pulse is routinely 40-50. I have to push myself to do things with my family and to simply clean a bathroom makes me feel like I ran a marathon and takes me an hour or more to recuperate. Now cardiologist tells me that I ll be on these meds for the rest of my life. Is my BP and Pulse too low? Do you think this is a for the rest of your life... situation?
57 year old female. My HDL is 92, my LDL is 178. Triglycerides 68. I’m on Armor Thyroid for low Thyroid and Estradiol patch and progesterone. My blood pressure is very low. I exercise 3 x a week. I am 5’ 3 and 120 lbs. My mother’s family has high cholesterol-all her older sisters (they are all in their 90’s) all have high cholesterol. She is on cholesterol medicine. My dad is 85 and has a stent for his heart and is on Corag CR and Eliquis. My GP hasn’t done anything about my cholesterol, saying it is in my family. What are your thought?
hi my name is viviek my mother in law was addmitted in Moolchand for Dialysis where she had low blood pressure and was addmitted to ICU dOCUTORS ARE GIVING MEDICINE AND SHE IS ON VENTILATOR AND CONCIOUS AND RESPONDING I wanted a second openion on that
i have high blood pressure and i have taken my medicine. i have a bump on the side of my head. it havent got big or anything. and my doctor told me to not bother it if it is not bothering me. well it is starting to bother me a little. and the side of my head by my ear keeps jumping and like numbness go towards my teeth. what that might be
dear sir,i am 35 year old. having the ED problem since form 2 year, as i consulated with doctor, they have tested me the sugar BP & TESTOSTERONE (FREE) found evernting normal. and suggested me the Nano leo cap twice a day for three month. Kindly requesting to give us the suggescation regarding this .
Dr. Oz, I know you're show is geared mostly towards women but I really am in dyer need of help. I'm a 22 year old male and I'm currently taking two 20mg instant release Adderalls a day. My blood pressure is normal on a daily basis, but high blood pressure and heart disease does run in my family. My concern is in regards to Erectile Disfunction. It is a real self confidence killer! My penis doesn't get fully erect when I'm about to have sex, its hard but not where it can stay up the air hard..excuse the reference. Also some other times it will get hard, but it will not stay that way for long amounts of time. Does anyone know why this could be? I also have trouble staying hard. For example if it slips out, there is a switch of positions,or the slightest distraction, it wont remain hard. I take adderall but don't notice a difference in this when I take it and when I don't. I exercise regularly (4-5x a week) and eat relatively healthy(for a college student). I am stressed a lot and i know that could be a cause of my problems. but does anyone have any ideas? Also is it to early for someone my age (22) to take pills such as viagra or cialis? What are the long term side effects?
I dont get proper eraction while performing sex,In past I was brown sugar addict,now I have got dibetis and high blood pressure but my main problem is not getting proper erection of penis can you give me an appointment timing and day where I can discuss my problems face to face or suggest me any sexologist who can give me proper treatment. Thanking you in anticipation Your's faithfully SHIRISH ANDHARI
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...