DO YOU FACE BLOOD PRESSURE VARIATION DURING MENSTRUATION?

November 21, 2017

DO YOU FACE BLOOD PRESSURE VARIATION DURING MENSTRUATION?

High Blood Pressure, you must be really worried about it as you feel normal on regular days but as soon as menstruation days arrive your blood pressure shoot up like a blast.

  • VARIED BLOOD PRESSURE:
    Some women experience high blood pressure at the start of the period and it's just dropped at the end so this kind of shoot up is not dangerous and has no long- lasting effect

  • REMEDY:
    Drinking water and staying hydrated during this interval stabilize your blood pressure

                                               
  • NOTICEABLE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE:
    In some cases, women experience noticeable high blood pressure because of increase in progesterone level, which retains the water and salt and directly high blood pressure
  • REMEDY:
    Limit your salt intake
    If you are over-weight, reduce you weight

                             
  • PREMENSTRUAL SYNDROME:
    There is another case in which women suffer through PMS (Premenstrual Syndrome) which cause high blood pressure

                              
  • CAUSE:
    Hormonal changes
    Depression
    Anxiety
    Stress
    Emotional Problem
     
                                

  • SYMPTOMS:
    Acne
    Tender Breast
    Bloating
    Feeling Tired
    Mood Changes
    Irritability                   

                                             

Women with moderate to severe PMS were 40% more likely to develop high blood pressure as compared to those with mild or no PMS. This is more common in women after the age of 40. This can also cause hypertension chronic diseases in future.

  • REMEDY:
    Physical exercise
    Calcium Supplements
    Avoid Caffeine
    Stress Management