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Fluctuating blood pressure with low pulse rate. Reason? Have smoking addiction

I feel really bad most of the time my blood pressure usually runs about130 over80 but its been running the past couple of days like anywhere from 110 over 61 or 133 over 63 im a male and i weigh 278 pounds and im 5 9.i smoke and my pulse has been running in the low 60 s and i was just wondering whats going on i f started eating less a couple days ago to try to lose weight do you think it could be i dont need as much blood pressure medicine?i dont really know but for the past year ive felt really bad and ive been to the doctor for blood tests and they came back good except that my cholestoral and tryc weird alot if not most sometimes i feel like i might just die or something.its a really bad thing im living wit
Asked On : Mon, 18 Mar 2013
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Critical Care Specialist 's  Response
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Dear patient, your blood pressure is absolutly fine and this much variation which you have seen in your blood pressure is not abnormal at all and it does happen with normal daily activities, same is true for your pulse rate , yes your weight is more and may be your high cholesterol and triglycerrides are because of obesity, once you will reduce your weight , your cholesterol and triglycerrides will also return to normal. Get your blood sugar fasting and thyroid function tests checked, avoid fatty diets like ghee ,butter, egg youlks etc, fried food, jung foods, enhance your green leafy vegetable, salad and fruit intake, avoid smoking, go for daily aerobic exercises for 1/2 hour to 1 hour 5 days a week and every thing will be fine
best of luck
Dr Arshad
Answered: Mon, 18 Mar 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha.'s  Response
Hi welcome to Health care magic forum. It appears that the diet restriction can cause such variations due to gastric irritation due to ristricted diet, due to vagus nerve stimulation.
More over the fluctuation is not a big thing, it is in minimal range only. you should be concerned with weight and cholesterol. For that you should minimise the fats and caloriess.
I advise you to follow morning walk, yoga, meditation etc
Pulse at 60 is not normal, so you can consult for that, and over weight.
Wishing for a quick recovery and thanks for calling.
Answered: Mon, 18 Mar 2013
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