Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)

About- Low blood pressure or Hypotension is a condition when the blood pressure is below the normal level (lower than 90 mm Hg for the top number or 60 mm Hg for the bottom number).
 
Symptoms-
Blurred vision
Concentration problem
Confusion
Dizziness
Fainting (syncope)
Fatigue
Lightheadedness
Nausea
Pale, sweaty, cold skin
Quick, shallow breathing
Weak and rapid pulse
Weakness
 
Causes-
Adrenal insufficiency (Addison's disease)
Allergic reaction
Blood loss due to major injury or internal bleeding
Dehydration
Diabetes
Heart attack
Heart failure
Heart valve problems
Lack of vitamin B-12, folate and iron in the diet
Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia)
Low heart rate (bradycardia)
Parathyroid disease
Pregnancy
Septicemia
Some medications
 
Specialist to visit
General Physician

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References
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.webmd.com
https://www.heart.org/en
https://www.medicinenet.com
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com
https://www.nhs.uk
http://www.bloodpressureuk.org
https://www.onhealth.com
https://my.clevelandclinic.org
https://www.healthdirect.gov.au

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