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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 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
holisticchemistOct 24, 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
MeganNichole4010Jan 01, 2014
Saylor23Nov 23, 2013
Kumar80Nov 21, 2013
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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
Paderla Anitha, DNB  Mar 25, 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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ScorpjunOct 04, 2014
Flycaster305Jul 06, 2014
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By darksidecookie Blank
This isn't a blood pressure question but the medication is for high blood pressure so I thought you might could help ...
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ScorpjunOct 04, 2014
Cincy513Sep 26, 2014
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By changraphael Blank
Sometime ago a close friend of mine had a stroke and this scared me so I checked my blood pressure after seeing his c...
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ScorpjunOct 04, 2014
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By saikatde
Medical History =============== 1) My mother (age: 56+ yrs) was diagnosed with high BP (160/110) in Feb, 2014 & the...
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By Celerocity
I'm currently trying to do some research on an illness while I wait for medical insurance to kick in. I'm a bit baffl...
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Cincy513Sep 26, 2014
waffenampJul 27, 2014
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I went to a buddys house and smoked marijuana the other day. I took my blood pressure right after and it was high at ...
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Cincy513Sep 19, 2014
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By Texas764
My doctor's office is requiring me to do liver and kidney lab work before it will renew my prescription for blood pre...
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Cincy513Sep 18, 2014
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By Blessme14
Hi, I have high blood pressure, under doc's care. I have noticed that when I am stressed, it seems that the right...
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markdresdonSep 16, 2014
Cincy513Sep 05, 2014
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By smokey234 Blank
I had been taking 150 mg of avapro for 10 years for high blood pressure. I recently lost 25 pounds and was able to ma...
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