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I am 54, i suffer with high blood pressure, i currently take

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hI I am 54, i suffer with high blood pressure , i currently take ramipril, lercandipine, bendroflumethiazide. Also i have a underactive thyroid and taking thyroxine. should i be working on the front line. i am a care assistant.
JA: When was last time you had a check up? Is there a history of high blood pressure in your family?
Customer: yes my father had high blood pressure, had heart attack at 65. his sibblings all suffered with high blood pressure.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: My mum had thyroid problem, rhumatoid arthritis.

Hello! My name is Dr.Ehtisham. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply momentarily.

You are vulnerable to catch the complications of Corona virus

So ideally speaking you should not work on front line rather should stay at home and remain isolated

Please do let me know if you have any other question

 

 

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Customer: replied 17 days ago.
Thank you so I should isolate myself.

Yes you should

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Customer: replied 17 days ago.
Will I get a letter from nhs to confirm this.

You have to call your GP for this

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Customer: replied 17 days ago.
Will they be happy to give me one, I need it for work.

Yes I think there should not be any issue in that

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