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Bp is high not reducing

Hi doctor ,I'm consulting on behalf of my mom . she has been having high BP which is not reducing after a long times .The consulted the doctor and Doctor has given her tablet's to lower the BP but it didn't work .Again she has been given one more tablet and asked to visit after Weeks. Can u please suggest should we do any kind of medical examination. Regards Gowtham
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Dr. Anil Kumar Jain
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Hello There. I can understand your concern. sometimes, the Blood pressure is so resistant that one or two drugs do not do much to reduce the blood pressure. we need to examine her and get her blood tests like RFT, Serum electrolytes, CBC, ECG done and consult a MD consultant physician in person for further revaluation and management. Best regards, Dr. Anil kumar jain.
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Dr. Deepthi Rao Gorukanti
General Physician 2 yrs exp Hyderabad
Get kidney function tests done. U can add tablet minipress xl 2.5mg or tab arkamine in such cases... Before that msg me bp readings and her present medication list
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Dr. Lohith
General Physician 15 yrs exp Bangalore
Sometimes patients do require 3-4 different meds to control BP. Please get her Heart and Kidney function done to make sure her body is coping well.
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