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Bath salts increasing blood pressure

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Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

Hi doctor, my BP was increased to 140/95 about 2 tear ago and my doctor said it is because ... and I was adviced to cut down on my salt intake which I did. After few weeks my BP came down to 124 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Benard Shehu MD

How does salt actually cause an increase in blood pressure? My blood pressure is under control. This is just an information question. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Benard Shehu ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

, veggies and fish. Along with the blood pressure issue, my resting pulse tends to be rapid (close to 90 ...My resting BP has been steadily increasing over the last several months, until now it is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Gopi A MD

salt" to raise my blood pressure. My pressure generally runs 90's over 50's. I am a nurse and have had ... and it is consistently 120's to 130's over 70's to 80's. What could cause a sudden... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gopi A ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

I was at the gastro on Monday and my blood pressure was 88/58. Normally, my blood pressure ranges in the 115/70s. My doctor had me monitor my blood pressure for a few days and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)

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Dr.  Sourav Ganguly MD

How does salt increase blood pressure ? ... View answer

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Dr.  Sourav Ganguly MD

I suffer from low blood presurre (90/60)as well as from arithmia. Hot weather makes it much worse. I was told that drinking lots of water or even salted water can help. It helps indeed but it isn ... View answer

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Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

executive had a physical exam prior to his retirement from corporate work. His blood pressure was 180 ..., retinal hemorrhages, and mild polyuria. Recommended therapy was weight reduction to his ideal level,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Varinder Joshi MD

]I ve been getting low blood pressure for the past 2 and a half months... it gets as low as 85/45 at night and a heart rate of 46. I ve increased my salt, and added more caffiene this only helps... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Varinder Joshi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. SAGAR MAKODE MD

if pressure should increase and if so, how does one increase blood pressure? does more exercise help? please ...My blood pressure is 101 over 66 and my pulse is 68. I am a male,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. SAGAR MAKODE ( Cardiologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

drink lots of fluids. Increase salt in your diet

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

resistance of the blood vessels / increased cardiac output/ extra salt in the body / stress / anxiety and so on

Kathy Shattler MD

Hello! So happy you are interested in your health! A systolic (top number) reading should be 120-130 at the highest for good health and the diastolic (lower number) should be 80 at best. It is ok in most cases to run a...