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My blood pressure is 181/118 pulse 71, I am taking blood

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my blood pressure is 181/118 pulse 71, I am taking blood pressure meds
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: xeralto, symvasatin,diovan 360/ hct 80
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I had a repair of an aortic aneyism
Submitted: 14 days ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 14 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 14 days ago.

D you feel any symptom like headache, dizziness/

When did you take Diovan?

Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 14 days ago.

Hello again,
I was waiting for your reply.
I am sorry for your symptoms.
The level considered to be a crisis is any level of 180 / 110 mm Hg.or above.
Both the systolic & diastolic blood pressures are very high.
At this level the risk of complications like stroke, heart attack etc. from hypertension is increased.
I would suggest to consult doctor without delay or go to ER.
Other blood pressure medicines from different group can be added.
This help to minimize the risk of side effects from increasing doses of one medicine.
Often combination of medicines help.
I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
Wish your early recovery.
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