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Blood pressure (BP), sometimes referred to as arterial blood pressure, is the pressure exerted by circulating blood upon the walls of blood vessels, and is one of the principal vital signs. When used without further specification, "blood pressure" usually refers to the arterial pressure of the systemic circulation. During each heartbeat, blood pressure varies between a maximum (systolic) and a minimum (diastolic) pressure.[1] The blood pressure in the circulation is principally due to the pum...

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metoprolol er 25mg tab
I want know what effects of taking azor 10/40 along with taking metorolol succ er 100
Updated 7 minutes ago in Metoprolol.
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propranolol 10 mg
can i break the tablet in half ## I have been taking 10 mg of propranolol twice a day. My heartrate was around 52-70 and I was feeling like I had no energy most of the time. I have been breaking the tablets in half and I am taking a half a tablet twice a day but at times my heartrate is around 100-110 and I am feeling anxious. Should i be concerned? ## I certainly hope Jen found an answer to her question, or consulted her doctor. As to her heart rate issues, the 52 to 70 really isn't a concern, that's fairly close to normal, the normal resting rate for an adult is 60 to 100, so the 52 isn't severely low and the 70 is right in the proper range. ….some well trained athletes may have a heart rate of only 40 or so, at rest, because they are in top shape and the...
Updated 23 minutes ago in Propranolol.
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Found a pill and dont know what it is?
white not round.have, AN , and ,711 ,on the other side..???? ## Hello, Earl! How are you? This tablet is listed as containing 1mg of Guanfacine, which is used to treat high blood pressure and ADHD. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, hypotension and constipation. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 hour ago in Guanfacine.
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Moving to Minneapolis MN area and need a doctor
I am moving from FL to MN in a couple of weeks and looking for a doctor who will continue my medications for back pain, high blood pressure, stomach issues. ## Hello, Jenifer! How are you? Depending on what you take for back pain, you may need to see a pain management specialist now for that, since GPs can no longer prescribe long-term use narcotics. Can anyone suggest a good PCP in the area?
Updated 1 hour ago.
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Reduce 15 Mg
A frien od mine gave som slimming pills called Reduce 15 mg that he bought in Thailand. They are not allowed in the country where I live, so I can't consult my doctor. I'm healthy but I have suffered from stress due to too much work, and have been medicated for that a couple of times, though not currently. I'm not fat, but I have gained 20 kg due to stress. Do you know which secondary efects these pills could have or if I should take them at all? ## From what I can find, Reduce contains the active ingredient Subutramine, which has been pulled from the market in many countries, due to the severe dangers associated with it. It can cause cardiac related dangers, such as: accelerate heart rate, trouble breathing, elevated pulse and elevated blood pressure. There have been some i...
Updated 2 hours ago in Fluoxetine.
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concor AM 2.5 mg
Please give the details of this medicine with reference to its action and side effects. ## Concor AM contains Amlodipine and Bisoprolol, it is used to treat cardiovascular diseases such as high blood pressure. Common side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, headache and joint/muscle aches. Is there anything else I can help you with? ## DEAR SIR, I WENT TO DOCTOR HE CHECKED MY B.P IT IS 140/94 , HE PRESCRIBED CONCOR 2.5 MG DAILY. AND WHEN I CAME BACK TO HOUSE THE B.P IS 122 /82. I DID NOT TAKE MEDICINE. THE SECOND DAY MORNING B.P IS 132/90 I HAVE TAKEN MEDICINE IMMEDIATE. THE B.P IS FALL DOWN AFTER 4 HOUR 90/55 SO I HAVE REDUCED MY SELF 1/2 TABLET DAILY. EVEN THOUGH IF I CHECK THE B.P BEFORE TAKING MEDICINE IN MORNING B.P. IS 140/92. WHAT I FEEL IF I MAKE EXERCISE / WALKING IT WILL B...
Updated 5 hours ago in Amlodipine.
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Metporolol
what's the diffrence between met xl 25 and plain metoprolol. can stat metoprolol instead of met xl 25 because I took yeterday one tab in the am after using met xl feels unstable.
Updated 9 hours ago in Metoprolol.
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Amlopres AT25
This medicine is amlodipine plus atenolol tablet 25 mg is marketed by CIPLA in INDIA and being given tomy wife to conntrol HIGH BP. But she is getting HEADACHE at times. Doctor appears to be clueless.Can anyone tell me its side effects. ## Headaches can be a very common side effect of almost all classes of blood pressure medications. She may also experience nausea, dizziness and stomach pain. You can learn more Amlodipine details here and there are more Atenolol details here. She should talk to her doctor about trying a different medication, since she may not have the same problem with a different one. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I am 80 years old. Taking Amlopress AT 25 once in the morning. My BP is normal. But I am having Eema - swelling of ankle and lowe legs in the ev...
Updated 13 hours ago in Amlodipine.
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zc41 white pill
is this generic coreg mfg or distributed by legacy ## Hello, Judy! How are you? Yes, this tablet contains 12.5mgs of Carvedilol, the active ingredient in Coreg. It is actually manufactured by Zydus Pharmaceuticals, but Legacy is a licensed distributor. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness and hypotension. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 day ago in Coreg.
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will 2 pills of the clonidine 1 mg hurt me
I don't know what to do will 2 pills hurt me ## Hello meme1987! How are you? It's very doubtful, but there so a risk depending on how your body reacts to them. Why did you take two? How much are you supposed to take and how often?
Updated 1 day ago in Clonidine.
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