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Forum Name: Hypertension
|superjain - Wed Nov 18, 2009 4:11 am||
i`m having hypertension, bp is vaying between 140/90 and 165/98 since 10-12 weeks. doc has prescribed Nebivolol-5 and Atorvastatin last week. Having sufficient dietary control and regular physical exercise.
now also suffering from erectile problems since 6-7 days. Is it related to hypernsion.? Wat sud I do.
|Dr.M.jagesh kamath - Sat Nov 28, 2009 2:39 am||
Hello,While erecrile dysfunction may not be related to hypertension per se drugs like beta blockers to which group nebevelol belonngs to,could cause these problems in a few.They may act by reducing the systemic blood pressure which is important in development of penile rigidity.But important thing is not to stop beta blockers all of a sudden which could be dangerous.Do consult your physician who can modulate the dose,or replace the drug if necessary.Best wishes.
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