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Hypertension is the high blood pressure that builds up over time. It can occur due to genetic predisposition, health conditions, inactivity, or unhealthy lifestyle choices. As severe as the consequences can get, the treatment is possible with consistent medications if treated timely.
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- Hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) 25mg
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How do I know if I have Hypertension?
Hypertension symptoms vary from person to person, depending upon their condition. Some may show signs early, while others may remain asymptomatic even with abnormally high blood pressure. Some common symptoms include:
- Blood spot in the eye
- Shortness of breath
- Irregular heartbeat
- Severe headache
- Vision problem
- Blood in urine
- Chest pain
FAQs about Hypertension treatment online
Who can prescribe blood pressure medication?
Your doctor may prescribe medication you can take to lower high blood pressure. Other drugs may also be prescribed if complications associated with high blood pressure are present.
Can I get high blood pressure medication online?
Yes, you can get high blood pressure medication refills virtually after consultation with a doctor who will write you a personalized prescription. At Your Doctors Online, you can get a refill for hypertension prescription online. After discussing your medical history and concerns, our doctor can send a prescription to your local pharmacy.
Can you feel when your blood pressure is high?
Yes, you can feel the symptoms; however, they are not always alarming enough to be diagnosed instantly as severe to mild headaches, palpitations, nosebleeds, anxiety, and shortness of breath. These symptoms can also happen in normal situations; therefore, it is often misdiagnosed or confused with occasional illness.
What medications treat diastolic hypertension?
To treat diastolic hypertension, there are different options available like ACE inhibitors (lisinopril), beta-blockers (Atenolol), calcium channel blockers (amlodipine), diuretics (chlorthalidone), and angiotensin two receptor blockers (candesartan). All hypertension medications aim to relax the vessels and reduce blood pressure.
What is high blood pressure?
The pressure of blood in your vessels depends upon their elasticity. With age, as the elasticity decreases, the pressure increases. Sometimes, the pressure increases due to certain health conditions, which can become harmful if left untreated for a long time, developing into hypertension.
What is the first choice drug for hypertension?
Calcium channel blockers like amlodipine, ACE inhibitors and Thiazide diuretics have been used as the first choice of drug. These, as monotherapy or combination therapy, are used considering the patient's overall medical status and comorbidities. Hydrochlorothiazide is used as first-line medication for hypertension in patients with osteoporosis, edema, or calcium nephrolithiasis with hypercalciuria.
How can I quickly lower my blood pressure?
For instantly lowering the blood pressure, your doctor may prescribe you medications like captopril and nifedipine for rapid onset in 30 minutes to 1 hour. Other medications that work in a 2-4 hour window include clonidine and labetalol.
When is blood pressure high enough to go to the hospital?
If the blood pressure is 180/120 or higher than that, you must seek immediate medical care as it can affect your organs and can be fatal. Moreover, if you experience symptoms like chest pain and shortness of breath, it is a sign your blood pressure is abnormally high.
What painkillers can I take with high blood pressure?
Your doctor may prescribe nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) like acetaminophen (Tylenol) because other NSAIDs, like naproxen and ibuprofen, may raise your blood pressure.
How high can blood pressure go before a stroke?
It varies from person to person, but if the blood pressure is above 180/120, it can cause stroke or organ damage; any fluctuations above this. Talk to a doctor if your blood pressure is above limits.
What is normal blood pressure by age?
As per different ages, the normal range of blood pressure varies. For example, for children 2-13 years old, the normal range of systolic pressure is 80-120; for teens 14-18 years old, the normal range is 90-120; for 19-40 years adults, the range is 95-135, while for 41-60 age adults, the average blood pressure range is 110-145.
How are hypertension, heart disease, and stroke-related?
Hypertension develops pressure in the blood flowing through arteries due to constriction of arteries. This force can reduce the blood flow through the heart or brain. Reduction in blood reaching the heart can cause heart disease. Moreover, if the supply to the brain stops, the chances of stroke increase.
Can you get blood pressure medication without going to the doctor?
Blood pressure medications cannot be taken without consulting a doctor. As hypertension medicines are of high potency, you will need a prescription before using the medicine as directed by your doctor. You can get a prescription refill at Your Doctors Online, and we can deliver it to your local pharmacy.
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