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steroids shot & high blood pressure
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amburge posted:
I was given (2) steroid shots in lower back thursday May 26th. & have ehad my pressure to go up very high early today 12:05am may30th to 1 198/108 pluse rate 118. was told this morning to take an extra 5mg of lisinapril
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Haylen_WebMD_Staff responded:
Please keep in close contact with your doctor regarding your blood pressure and what could be causing it. Also, don't start or stop or alter any medication without checking first -

Did the shots help your back? I have had shots in my shoulder before - painful!

Haylen


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