It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Message Board

  • high blood pressure and pcos?

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 05-17-2007, 04:25 PM   #1
    Junior Member
    melody81's Avatar
    Join Date: Jan 2004
    Posts: 31
    melody81 HB User
    high blood pressure and pcos?

    I haven't been officially diagnosed with pcos, but my doctor suspects from my blood tests and symptoms that I might have it and has referred me to an endocrinologist for more testing. (and unfortunately, my appt is not until next month, so I have more waiting until I get some answers)

    But one thing that concerned my doctor was my blood pressure which was pretty high. It was my first gyno exam and I was really stressed out, so I wasn't surprised that my bp was high, and neither was my doctor so she told me to come back another time and they would recheck it. They won't prescribe birth control pills unless it's lower. Well I went back twice this week to get it checked and both times, it was still high, like 140/80 It was lower than it had been the first time, but still high enough for them to be concerned.

    Does anyone else here have high bp with pcos?? I don't know what to do. I read that pcos can cause high bp...but I can't get on the pill to make my periods be regular again b/c of it

    Sponsors Lightbulb
    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    Extreme High Blood Pressure 200+ daily chinsch5hers High & Low Blood Pressure 6 07-14-2010 03:42 PM
    My success against High Blood Pressure, Heart Failure, AFib, and Insulin Resistance Machaon High & Low Blood Pressure 0 04-25-2010 06:54 AM
    High blood pressure dc99 High & Low Blood Pressure 0 04-25-2010 06:40 AM
    Perplexed About My High Blood Pressure conanld High & Low Blood Pressure 5 10-26-2008 11:09 AM
    High Blood Pressure Symptoms? whit3 High & Low Blood Pressure 12 07-06-2008 10:07 PM
    High blood pressure natural cures, enjoy all ttwarrior1 High & Low Blood Pressure 21 12-06-2006 06:38 AM
    Sporadic High Blood Pressure And Feeling Faint Tifferzz High & Low Blood Pressure 4 10-23-2006 05:01 AM
    Hormones and High Blood Pressure strong_one Hormone Problems 2 05-19-2006 06:30 PM
    PCOS and high testosterone - trying to conceive ChickadeeFromOz Trying to Conceive (TTC) 3 03-23-2006 02:01 PM

    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off

    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:14 AM.

    © 2022 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!