I am 65 year old female. I am 30 lbs overweight. For the last two months my blood pressure has been running high in the 175 to 180 over 99 to 100. I have been under the care of my Dr and we are recording my pressure, should I be concerned about this, more so than what I am. Can you also tell me what the bottom number means if it high. Thank you
I m 66 years old and never have experienced high blood pressure until a few weeks ago. I was at my dentist and it read 120 over 80, I just took it again and it is 144 over 88. I m not over weight and exercise and watch my diet. Should I be concerned?
Hi! I am a 49 year old female. I have always had normal blood pressure readings. On Friday had went to my GYN for my annual pap, and my blood pressure reading was high . They took 3 readings: 146/96, 142/96, 148/92. I checked it again that night and it was 144/97. Saturday it was 140/103. I did not check it Sunday. Today it is 152/105. Should I be concerned? My GYN said if it continued to be high to call my Internist.
I am Hypertension patient for the last 15 year On medication ATEN 25 mg (Atenolol 25) for 15 years Last month I had master checkup and after review of ECG my other doctor prescribed me Met XL 25(Metoprolol Succinate extended release) Please tell me difference between these two drugs.
I was given a prescription for Benicar but the information sheet said not to take if you are diabetic and have kidney problems. I do not have high blood pressure and am afraid to take this medicine. was told this would protect my liver. what should I do?
Hi, My Name is Ravi Ku Sharma, I am 56 year old, In the age of 42 i had of attack of hypertension (220/120) bp cause bleeding from nose whole night.I started taking BP pills, after some hour my whole body get itching.Today my all joints having skin problem..What should i do..Please suggest. Thanks & Best Regards, Ravi Kumar Sharma
i am 55, female, height 5 6. weight-90.. suffering from high bp for last two months with bp ranging from 160/85 to 170/95 even after taking medicines like telsateran, amloguard, alphadopa, targit 80 every day. i hav been hospitalised twice within this period before medication experincing shortness of breath, dryness of throat, dizziness etc. i hav been detected LVH . trop T was negative. what should i do?
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...