Dr. Christensen, I am on (3) blood pressure medications -- Coreg 25 mg, 2/x day; Lisinopril HCTZ, 20 -12.5 mg, 1/x day; Spironolactone 25 mg., 1/x day and I talke Flecainide Acetate (Tambocor), 50 mg., 1/x for heart palpitations. I am 71 yrs. old, African-American female with chronic hypertension . Lately my blood pressure has been ranging 107/100 over 65/70 and my heart pulse rate around 65. I am very concerned about the low blood pressure readings. My cardiologist has suggested that I monitor my dosage but I am feeling weak and out of sorts. Is it dangerous to have such a low blood pressure reading 107/65?
My last three BP readings were..137/83,145/71,144/74. these were taken over the last 3 days at different times of the day. In Nov 2010 in the Doctors office it was 140/75 and on April 7th it was 148/84. I had much lower readings in years past. Do I have a problem? 70 years old, 5 9 , 158. Type 2 Diabetic with and average HA1C of 6.5 General Health excellent
I am 77 yrs. old and take two prescription medications. They are Tramadol & Meloxicam for spinal stenosis. I am in excellent health. My blood pressure is always low. Recently I went to the Dr. for results of blood work for wellness visit (excellent results) and my blood pressure was very high. The Dr. prescribed blood pressure medication. I m reluctant to take it because I don t like to take drugs of any kind and never have. I ve been monitoring my blood pressure and it is lower. For my age what is considered normal for blood pressure? My usual numbers are between 124 - 137 over the 70s or 80s.
Dear Sir, My mother is a patient of high blood pressure and sugar. A week back she suffered from a paralysis attack. Her right side is affected. Right now she is unable to move right side and is unable to speak or express herself. Please advise care cure of it.
What is the chance for survival for a person undergoing off-pump redo CABG to the one artery (LAD) left to be bypassed? Left ventricular function around 50% Hypertension, Hypothyroid problems, diabetes from medication Had CABG 4 years ago and now LAD is the only artery that can be operated on and has two blockages.
my father has a hypertension since 10 years &started amlodipine since 8 years before month ago he feels severe headache and his physician gave him cinazine and aspirin ,he is 62 yrs oll smoker ,aweek ago ,aperipheral edema in his legs I just want to know if there is any containdication especially that coth are vasodilators?
Hello Dr. Recent days I am feeling that during early mornings some days, my heart beat goes little high and due to that i feel any of the body part ( hand, or leg ) vibrating kind of sense. After i feel such changes, i wake up immediately and as soon as I sat on the bed, the heart beat becomes normal. I have consulted a Cardiologist and he has taken ECG and told me that I am normal, but he suggested couple of tablets in the morning and night to be taken. But still some time I feel this symptoms again. I have high BP taking tablets regularly. most of the time the BP is around 130/90. I am going for morning walk/exercise once in three days regularly. Please suggest what Should I do more to reduce my BP and get rid of fast hear beat? regards Ram
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...