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Family Physician
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Experience:  Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years
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My blood pressure has been running high over the past week.

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My blood pressure has been running high over the past week. Today, the highest is 173/121. I'm dizzy & have horrible leg pain. Is this cause for concern?
JA: When was last time you had a check up? Is there a history of high blood pressure in your family?
Customer: A month ago & they changed my meds to carvidolol, 12.5 mg twice a day. My mAternal grandma had hypertension
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have type II Diabetes & these numbers have been higher than usual the last 3 days Thank you
Submitted: 19 days ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 19 days ago.

I'm sorry to hear about this, please list all the medication you take