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High BP. Prescribed Metasartan 50, having indigestion, drowsiness. Lipids, ECG, ECHO test normal. Necessary to take medication?

I a 54 year old man with blood pressure 200/120 but I dont have any problem with that, I am having it for more than last 10 years. I am ok without any medicine.All my lppid profile creatnine are Ok and ECH & ECHO of heart are OK. THe Doctor asked me to take Metasartan 50 which is causing indigetion & drowsiness. Is it necessary to take medicine for me when I am OK without medicine
Asked On : Mon, 12 Mar 2012
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Thanks for the query.
If your BP is 200/120 you most definitely need to be on anti hypertensive medications.
If one particular medication does not suit you please consult your physician who can prescribe another class of medications.
Hope this helps
Good luck.
Answered: Sat, 17 Aug 2013
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