Doctors for Low Blood Pressure in Mandihal, Hubli-Dharwad
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LOW BLOOD PRESSURE
Low Blood pressure also known as hypotension is the term used for pressure that is less than 90/60. The first number being systolic pressure, which is the pressure in the arteries when full of blood and the second number being diastolic pressure which is the pressure in the arteries when the heart is at rest. In some individuals, low blood pressure could result in feeling dizzy, fainting, nausea and shallow breathing.
HOW IS LOW BLOOD PRESSURE DIAGNOSED?
A General Physician diagnoses Low Blood Pressure by measuring the blood pressure of the body and often, conducting a physical examination to rule out any other symptom.
HOW IS LOW BLOOD PRESSURE TREATED?
The treatment will depend on the underlying cause of hypotension. Treatment could include medications for heart disease, diabetes or infection. There are also various things you can do to help limit symptoms of low blood pressure, including:
• Standing up gradually and avoiding standing for long periods of time
• Ensuring you are well hydrated
• Wearing support stockings
• Adding more salt to your diet
• Eating smaller meals more often
DID YOU KNOW?
Shocked-induced hypotension is the most serious form of this condition.