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Old 08-08-2005, 07:56 AM   #1
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High Blood Pressure and a cold

Anyone know of any otc drugs used for treating the common cold? I'm on accupril. By the time the doctor's office calls back, I'll be an old lady.
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Old 08-08-2005, 11:00 AM   #2
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Re: High Blood Pressure and a cold

Try Coricidin. It has various types of cold medicine for people with high blood pressure. Unfortunately we can't have decongestants without risk.

 
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Old 08-08-2005, 03:04 PM   #3
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Re: High Blood Pressure and a cold

Tell your pharmacist you have high blood pressure and ask for a recommendation. As was mentioned, decongestants are out.

 
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