Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
196 Doctors are Online

Fluctuating BP. Prescribed Prolomet XL. Correct treatment?

I had BP 150/80 sometime 140/90 and some days 130/80.I felt uncompfortable at 150 BP and had giddiness and difficulty in walking.One day I almost collapsed this was due to gas in my stomach which came out subsequently and I felt relieved.I ahd Hyderabadi biryani for lunch that day which is heavy.Some time I had BP in night and I took ECG which was ok but my BP came to 150.Is it rightt to take Prolomet XL -50 morning and prolomet xl -25 as advised by my doctor.
Asked On : Sat, 24 Nov 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  205
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Cardiologist 's  Response
Welcome to health care magic ,
from your history i am convince that medicine which your doctor has prescribe you is drug of choice for BP control ,
please take it regularly ,
adopt healthy life style
few tips are as below
- Take good quantity of fresh fruits, fresh green leafy vegetables, pulses, legumes, nuts like almond, wall nut, soybeans, lentils.
- Restrict salt intake
- Avoid saturated food item like fried food, ghee, butter, red meat, organ meat like liver, kidney and sea food like prawns, crabs, egg yellow if you are non vegetarian.
- Reduce table salt and avoid bakery items, fried food, sweets, and ice cream.
- Take low fat dairy foods like skimmed milk, low fat yogurt, and low fat cheese.
- Do regular brisk walking at least 30 to 40 minutes /day
- Do stress relaxation techniques like yoga.
- Quit any form of Tobacco if you are using.
- Limit alcohol intake.
- Say ‘No’ to all forms of addiction.
please do regular follow up with your doctor and keep watch on your BP and adjust dose of BP medicine .
take care

Answered: Tue, 27 Nov 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor