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Can I take a blood pressure tablet now then take half later

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can I take a blood pressure tablet now then take half later in the day
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Anil Kumar replied 1 month ago.

Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you. I am a board-certified consultant with over 30 years of experience.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
my blood pressure is high I took 1 tablets already this morning 5 a.m. is it possible to take half again later in the day if my blood pressure is still high
Expert:  Dr Anil Kumar replied 1 month ago.

We can continue our conversation now through text in this reply forum.
Please provide more information regarding your question so I can help you in detail.

What are your age and gender?

Which medicine do you want to take?

What is the strength of the medicine?
Waiting for your response.


Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Beta blockers
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
10g a day
Expert:  Dr Anil Kumar replied 1 month ago.

Let me know the brand name of the medicine.

If possible upload a picture of the tablet cover.

Let me know the current blood pressure reading.


Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Expert:  Dr Anil Kumar replied 1 month ago.

Sorry for late reply and inconvenience.

Thanks for all this additional information.

I understand your concern.

Well as you describe,

If you are not having any symptoms, you can now observe. Though systolic pressure is a bit high diastolic is normal. With rest, it may come down.

If you have a headache then you can take Enalapril 5 mg.

Do deep breathing.

In case of chest pain, shortness of breath then visit an emergency room.

Otherwise, see your doctor tomorrow morning for a clinical examination and he may adjust the doses of your medicines.


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