Can progestin cause high blood pressure?

Answer On One Hand: Progestin May Increase Blood PressureProgestin, a medication used to regulate hormone levels and as a form of birth control, can sometimes lead to a slight increase in blood pressure, ... Read More »

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Can low blood potassium cause high blood pressure?

The 41st annual American Society of Nephrology's meeting in Philadelphia in 2008 featured a study that dealt directly with low blood potassium and its relation to blood pressure.ConsiderationsAccor... Read More »

Can diabetes cause high blood pressure?

Uncontrolled diabetes can cause secondary hypertension (hypertension caused by an underlying medical condition). According to the Mayo Clinic, about 10 percent of people with hypertension have seco... Read More »

Can coffee cause high blood pressure?

According to Dr. Sheldon G. Sheps of the Mayo Clinic, caffeine can cause a short, but dramatic increase in blood pressure. The caffeine in as little as two cups of coffee can raise both systolic pr... Read More »

Can Lexapro cause high blood pressure?

On One Hand: Consider Clinical TrialsA one-year FDA clinical trial published by the U.S. National Library of Medicine showed that some patients developed hypertension or high blood pressure while t... Read More »