Male 46, weight 86 kgs, height 172.5 cms
Known to be hypertensive from the age of 30.
Current medication-Losartan 50 mg & cilnidipine 10 mg.
Having occasional palpitations and chest discomfort since 2 months. BP in the range of 150/100, 130/100.
Renal doppler- Normal
RFT-Normal (Creatine 1.1)
Do I need any further evaluation.
MBBS, Dip.Cardiology, Fellowship in Clinical Cardiology(FICC), Fellowship in Echocardiology
9 years experience
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Get an ECG, ECHO, Lipid profile and holter monitoring done. Keep a daily BP record for 2 weeks. If you bp is > 140 /90 for more than half the time then you need to increase your hypertension medication.
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