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

Please tell me how to control high blood pressure?

Can anyone plz tell me how to control high blood pressure? few days back my mom happened to meet a doctor and he told my mom abt the high B.P problem my mom was facing. As per his suggestion yesterday only she took first dose for B.P and then when she checked her B.P it was normal.Do she has to continue this medicine forever. plz tell me dos don ts which she should follow for diet .
Asked On : Wed, 16 Dec 2009
Answers:  1 Views:  305
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
  User's Response
High blood pressure can be caused by a lot of things such as stress, fluid overload, high sodium diet, plaque in the arteries, high cholesterol, diet, smoking, high caffeine intake, alcohol, medications, cardiac dysrhythmias, and more! Make sure your Mother goes on a low sodium diet, take her high blood medication(s), exercise, control her cholesterol (decrease intake, meds), lower mental stress, stop smoking (if she does), moderate alcohol intake (if she does), loss weight to BMI (if she's overweight), and reduce caffeine (coffee, sodas, teas). That should help her out hopefully.
Answered: Wed, 16 Dec 2009
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