When High Blood Pressure Gets Stubborn (Heart Health)
Your blood pressure may remain high even after taking your medication, losing weight, and cutting back on salt. Don’t give up! There are things you and your doctor can do.
First of all, be sure you are taking your medication as prescribed. This is very important. Second, your doctor may be able to increase the dose of your medication, add another drug, or change medications altogether. The most important thing is to work with your doctor and follow his or her advice, and if you have questions, ask.