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Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor (MD)
Category: Health
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Experience:  MBBS, MS (General Surgery), Fellowship in Sports Medicine
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My blood pressure is 192/106, I have taken meds but the top

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My blood pressure is 192/106, I have taken meds but the top number has gone up while the bottom number has lowered. I took the medicine about 3 hours ago, at that time my no was 172/122. Should I go to er? Feeling pretty bad at the moment.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
I am Dr. Arun and will be helping you today.
I am sorry that your question was unanswered for long.
Yes,, you should go to ER. This is alarming high blood. pressure. You may need medications under the tongue (sub lingual) or intravenous injection to lower the blood pressure immediately.
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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 year ago.
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