Published on Apr 24, 2019 - 1 min read
This article describes common issues that may cause an increase in blood pressure in patients already taking medicines.
Most hypertensive people worry about their blood pressure not being controlled, and they visit the emergency room and clinic again and again. The reasons for uncontrolled hypertension are:
Remember, only pills cannot control blood pressure when there is no family support, when one is not self-conscious, and when one does not have the knowledge about this condition.
Article Overview: This simple quiz tests your knowledge and teaches you hypertension facts. Read Article
Please check the answer key and get to know how much you know about hypertension based on your score. 0-3: You need to learn more 3-6: A little more knowledge is good for health > 6: Keep updating yourself Question 1: Hypertensive patients should avoid exercise a) True b) False Answer:... Read Article
Query: Hello doctor,I am a 55 year old woman recently diagnosed with ADHD and prescribed stimulants. I have hypertension and I take Amlodipine 5 mg, Losartan 50 mg and Propranolol (10 to 60 mg) for anxiety which also helps with my blood pressure. My echocardiogram says that my left ventricular wall thickne... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I am a 30 year old. Recently, I started having high blood pressure. It goes up and down a lot. At some times, it is 170/90, and at others, it is 130/80. Recently I have done a blood test, where my Hb was 10.52, cholesterol was 152, triglyceride was 165, HDL 28 and LDL was 91. The other... Read Full »
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