Can codeine cause hypertension?

Answer In spite of its clinical effectiveness, codeine can have harmful effects on various body systems, including the respiratory and cardiovascular systems. One of these side effects is sudden blood pre... Read More »

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Can hypertension cause PVCs?

Hypertension--also known as high blood pressure--is a potential risk factor for premature ventricular contractions (PVCs). Other causes of PVCs include congestive heart failure, low electrolyte lev... Read More »

Can aspirin cause hypertension?

On One Hand: Aspirin Does Not Cause HypertensionAspirin is not a known cause of hypertension (high blood pressure). In fact, aspirin can have heart-healthy benefits. Some people use aspirin daily t... Read More »

Can alcohol cause hypertension?

On One Hand: Alcohol Is One Cause of HypertensionAbusing alcohol can lead to hypertension, also known as high blood pressure, according to MedlinePlus. The Mayo Clinic reports that having two or th... Read More »

Can anxiety cause hypertension?

On One Hand: Temporary HypertensionSome people experience temporary hypertension (high blood pressure) during episodes of anxiety. The anxiety is usually a response to a stressful situation and gen... Read More »