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Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 66073
Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, and pain.
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I have had vertigo & high blood pressure since Wednesday &

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I have had vertigo & high blood pressure since Wednesday & the Doctor has put me on medication. My blood pressure reading 5 minutes ago was 211/110. Please advise. I am nearly 86.
JA: When did you start using this medication? How severe were any side effects?
Customer: On thursday morning. My normal blood pressure is about 150/70 I have had vertigo previously
JA: Got it. Have you used anything else for this?
Customer: Yes my husband is just getting details prochlorperazine
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: I take 20 mg Lercanidipine 10mgRamipril 2.5 Bisoprole
Submitted: 12 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 12 days ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

That's a dangerously high pressure

You need to contact your doctor to see if you need additional medication

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
NO Doctor on duty
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 12 days ago.

Then you need A&E

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Please answer questions
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 12 days ago.

What more questions do you have?