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75 year old husband in quite good health, but taking

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75 year old husband in quite good health, but taking Clarithromysin 500 mg for a sinus infection and very harsh productive cough. Has had it for about 5 weeks. Taken the med.for 9 days, and will have last dose today. It is quite a bit better. Not all gone.
Takes blood pressure medication, but never extreme.
Today, felt light headed. Was in a grocery store where there is a b.p. cuff, and it was 180 !
Now very anxious.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.


He needs a CT scan of the sinuses.

they might be blocked.

an ENT doctor can take care or them endosocpically;

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