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High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) is a reading of 140 (systolic) over 90 (diastolic), or higher and can often lead to heart disease and can often be made worse by high-salt diets. Discuss topics including good low-salt diets, heart disease and treatments.

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By jjnz
My mum has high nighttime blood pressure She takes Duride (Isosorbide mononitrate) 60 mg controlled release about ...
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By Saylor23
I've had tests done (heart echo) that has revealed moderate to mild LVH (left ventricular hypertrophy) thickness of...
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By Kiki7777
My cardio put me on 10mg of Bystolic because I had a reading of 164/112. I am dieting but I have read horror stories...
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By Teresa4745042
Hello...I am 47 years old. I had my very first echo done close to a month ago...results were all normal except for mo...
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By Aaimeh
In the past year this has happend twice, I wake up in the middle of the night with insane stomach cramps and feel the...
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By piaandwessmom
I am an active, healthy weight, non smoking or drinking (or even caffeine) 43 year old woman. Over the past few month...
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cmartin2112Nov 06, 2014
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By cmartin2112
Hi everybody, So I recently went to the doctor because I kept having panic attacks and it was scaring me thinking ...
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By Teresa4745042
I recently had an echo done due to xray of heart in ER that showed prominent silloute. I had severe anemia 4.5 I was ...
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By meschow
My blood pressure has been elevated for 2-4 wks. The only change in meds is addition of Prilosec. Any thoughts?
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RwelshOct 26, 2014
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By Rwelsh
I have been on cozaar for 15 years. 4 years ago I was also placed on HCTZ, due to increasing BP. 7 weeks ago, after ...
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By malfoof
I have been on bp meds lis I nopril 10mg for the past year for high blood pressure after my pregnancy. Lately, I've ...
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holisticchemistOct 24, 2014
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By Owor
I stopped taking Atenolol-Beta blocker medication over two months ago but recently I started experiencing severe palp...
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By withhelds
Hi all, My mother have a high blood pressure of as high as 160-200+. The doctor prescribed her amlodipine and ...
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By RogerEugene
When sleeping, after three hours or so, I have experienced blood pressure spikes of 240 or more, which seems to be re...
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Saylor23Oct 15, 2014
marathmartinOct 14, 2014
Saylor23Oct 09, 2014
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By marathmartin
Dear Forum My upper arm blood pressure is very different from my wrist blood pressure. The average reads in upper...
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By 23Mickey
Can losartan 100/25 cause balance issues? I feel like I just got off a boat and have sea legs. This only happens wh...
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ScorpjunOct 05, 2014
Cincy513Sep 09, 2014
Johnf25Sep 07, 2014
Cincy513Sep 05, 2014
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By Johnf25
Just saw my doctor last week and bp was 151/95 at office. Doctor said it might be high because I was nervous being in...
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By Kumar80
I take medication for my high blood pressure, go for morning walk some times, however it is controlled 6 days in a we...
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Kumar80Oct 09, 2014
Saylor23Jan 06, 2014
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By Kumar80 Blank
Hi Guys, I am 33. I do have High BP. 2 years back when I had BP of 170/100. Doctor asked me to have Losartan Potas...
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ScorpjunOct 04, 2014
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By sidsuae Blank
I am male 46 years old having severe health anxiety &mitral valve prolapse since 12 years with lot of palpitation, ch...
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