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Old 03-09-2009, 06:50 PM   #1
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anxiety/high blood pressure

what do psychiatrists prescribe for anxiety/high blood pressure

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Old 03-10-2009, 04:06 AM   #2
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Re: anxiety/high blood pressure

I was put on Atenolol a year ago for hypertension and anxiety. Atenolol blocks adrenalin and this has a duel effect of reducing blood pressure and anxiety by reducing heart rate.
At the moment I am free from medication.

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Re: anxiety/high blood pressure

I take Atenolol and Lexapro.

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