Dear Dr. Langsjoen: A friend is a past heart attach victim, and has congestive heart failure and high blood pressure. He also needs to lose a lot of weight. His cardiologist has him on maximum strength blood pressure medicine as well as a statin, and he is miserable. He is now taking CoQ10 at my suggestion. I have recommended he stop taking the statin and find another way to lower any imflammation (his doctor has never tested his CRP levels). Are there effective ways to reduce blood pressure in a situation like this without the blood pressure drugs? Are there any other therapies which can improve his status?
My boyfriend of almost 2 years just got diagnosed with high blood pressure . He s 18 what can I do to help him? My boyfriend of almost 2 years just got diagnosed with high blood pressure. He s 18 what can I do to help him?
Do I need to go to the er to get my pressure down. It has been up all week. Today my numbers have been, starting with most recent, 155/118, 150/118, 156/112, 153/115, 141/105. I have and still have a headache or a pressure feeling across my forehead. I have been sleeping all day. My pressure has been up all week. I have taken extra medicine and even tried apple cider vinegar. I have an appt with my doc on Mon. What should I do?
i m in 22 week now and from 20th week my doc has prescribed me to take Loprin 75mg once daily. my bp was a high i.e. 145/90 etc. what will medicine do? will effect high bp will have and why do i have hi bp?
Thank you Doctor. I undervent By-pass surgery on 31.12.2012. Now I feel Somewhat uncomfortable while walking and I feel Gasping otherwise I am Normal. I am a BP patient and also diabetic. I consulted my Surgeon and Cardiac Consultant. They prescribed Cilacar M for my high BP . Now I feel better with BP and I feel headach continuously and feel dowsy. Please comment.
I am George Daniel , 56 year old wants to take angiogram and to consult the Dr. George Thayil. Now I am working in Dubai,what is the procedures and how many days will take for angio +consultation.some days back I am went a hospital with chest pain.taken the ECG, ECG was perfectly ok, I am having diabetes, hypertension and cholesterol but blood sugar and BP under control Ldl cholesterol is above normal Still I am taking medicines. If I am getting the telephone number of Lourdes hospital that is well to contact.
I am a 48 year old man,I weigh 223 pounds and am 5ft 11 inches. Recently mt breast or surrounding my nipples are 'extremly sore'. My wife went to lay her head on my chest and it was like a sharp knife had stuck me.It is both sides but the left side seems to be more painful. This has been going on for roughly a month and my Dr. does not seem concerned.I had a mild heart attack in 2004 and had a stint put in. I also have high blood pressure.
Hi, I am a 46 yr old female with a history of high blood pressure and difficultly keeping it in any kind of normal range. Over the last couple weeks I ve been awakened with my pulse loudly pounding in my ears, could my pressure be severely spiking during sleep?
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...