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My daughter just had a baby ( C-section) she was a high risk

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my daughter just had a baby ( C-section) she was a high risk because of her heart. at this time she is at my house. she had high blood pressure, nausea and the artery in her neck is pulsating. she is resting for the first time in a week. she had the baby early because her protein level went up to 2. they said they wanted to her to have th baby while everyone was okay. she also felt like she was going to fall the other day. went to the ER within the last 18 hours they suggested she take some meds for stress. please help
JA: When was last time you had a check up? Is there a history of high blood pressure in your family?
Customer: only when our parents got older they are in their 80, her last check up was the day she had the baby. which is last friday
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: she had a coartation of the aorta and it was repaired at 10 days. She also had an asd until 15 years old. Now she has a slight a slight coartation of the aorta again and a slight stenosis of the bicuspid valve. Also has reynaud's syndrome. She had pre-eclampsia and had a C-section a week ago.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

How is her blood pressure now?

Does she have any breathing difficulty?

Which medicines is she taking?

What tests or treatment was done in ER?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
164/104noLabetalol 100 mg 1 twice dailyER gave her Labetalol and took vitals
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for all the information,
I am sorry for her symptoms.
Her blood pressure is high but not in crisis.

Her other symptoms like nausea, pulsing arteries need to be addressed.
Please keep her at rest.
I would suggest to take an examination by doctor.

An echo, ultrasound doppler of neck arteries would be helpful.
She would need adjustment of dose of blood pressure medicine.
She may need addition of new one.
I hope this information helps.
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