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Does blood pressure go up during an anxiety attack

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Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

My blood pressure goes up during stressful times. Right now it's 130/ 88 but when it goes up I have ... stress related. No anxiety or depression , family history of high blood... View answer

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Dr.  Anjana Rao Kavoor MD

Can anxiety attacks cause my blood pressure go over 200 /110? I always have normal to low pressure ... View answer

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Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

I'm been treated for anxiety disorder after my first serious panic attack ( heart attack ... for social anxiety and anxiety. But nobody checked or explained to me: why it comes so sudden,... View answer

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

either of those likely increase my panic attacks and anxiety? It is very hard for me to take most things ... should mention that other BP meds greatly increased my anxiety and wanted to be sure the... View answer

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Dr.  Ashok Kumar MD

I have realized thag i have a phobia of high blood pressure . And i think of it 24/7 and ofcourse when i have crazy anxiety about having a panic attack and as a result having a spike in my BP... View answer

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Dr. Shardendu Tomar MD

to go to bed and BAM, into afib. After being in the hospital overnight with an IV drip my heart went ... that day and later that night after having sex I got up to go to the kitchen and BAM, into afib. Again ... View answer

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Dr. K. V. Anand MD

i m 33yr. male. having blood presure. I feel very tense always last 2 month. i hv a fear that i hv heart disease. i fear to go doctor. i also fear to check my blood presure. when i go to doctor my BP ... View answer

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Dr.    Sara Garcia MD

Been having high blood pressure, trouble. Sleeping, headaches, back pain troublee breathing, thought it was asthma attacks but maybe anxiety? Now I had sharp pain in chest.and pulse of 138 after... View answer

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Dr.  Sagar Makode MD

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

attacks of pupatations and if my blood pressure is taken that too is high up to 220/120,but it all seems ... about this as I cannot believe it can be anxiety only,as I am not aware of being... View answer

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Dr.  Ravi Soni MD

due stress and anxiety it can happen, monitor it daily morning and evening for 7 days anf if then it comes high on average go for consultation to physician..for immediate relief you can take amlodipine 5 mg...

Dr.  BR Hudda MD

If there is no associated fever then go for Blood pressure recording and consult a cardiologist regards

Dr. Sree Gouri SR MD

Hi, Yes, anxiety can increase blood pressure transiently. After around one hour of rest, blood pressure recording should be repeated to avoid the effect of stress. Take care.