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My BP has been high lately and wondering if aspirin helps

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My BP has been high lately and wondering if aspirin helps
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 4 months ago.

Hello,

I'm sorry to hear this

I'm Dr Brims and will be happy to help you

Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 4 months ago.

How high is your blood pressure?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
186/103 tonight
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 4 months ago.

Aspirin will not help blood pressure. Your blood pressure is high, what are you on now?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Nothing
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
The lowest I've been able to get it in the last week is 155/82
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 4 months ago.

I see, then you need to go to an urgent care or ER to bring it down,you need to be on a blood pressure medication

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 4 months ago.

You're quite welcome

Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 4 months ago.

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