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by stargazer
Sat Aug 07, 2010 04:53 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated
Replies: 38
Views: 3282

Re : Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated

<t>Thank everyone once again. I ended up going to the other hospital last night and they took things very seriously. They took bloods as soon as arrived and were very concerned about how severe my bruising was and the vomiting. My BP was 190/117 when I arrived they started Mag straight away and with...
by stargazer
Fri Aug 06, 2010 06:37 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated
Replies: 38
Views: 3282

Re : Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated

<t>I just went and had a shower and I seem to have a lot of large bruises from were my toddler was climbing over me this afternoon. It did hurt at the time she is not the most gentle of kids but was a bit shocked at how badly I have bruised. I am getting pain in what I would say in the bottom of my ...
by stargazer
Fri Aug 06, 2010 01:25 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated
Replies: 38
Views: 3282

Re : Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated

<t>Thank you everyone for all your support. I have just been discharged from hospital my liver function seems to of stablised for now. My BP is still high averaging around 150/96 but has not really gone up any higher while I was in there and they admitted to me they desperately needed my bed they ha...
by stargazer
Wed Aug 04, 2010 05:45 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Time between checking BP
Replies: 7
Views: 532

Time between checking BP

<t>I am currently in hospital and having hourly BP monitoring. I just have a quick question about taking BP. I have had a couple of issues overnight with one of the midwives taking my BP. First she refused to let me sit up to have it taken after a bit of a disagreement she is now allowing me to sit....
by stargazer
Wed Aug 04, 2010 04:30 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated
Replies: 38
Views: 3282

Re : Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated

<t>Well finally someone has listened got a great OB today who was more concerned about how bad I was feeling over anything else. She thinks patients with PE are the best indicator of what is going on over all the lab tests ect. So I have now been admitted in to hospital I am amazed at the difference...
by stargazer
Tue Aug 03, 2010 06:32 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated
Replies: 38
Views: 3282

Re : Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated

<t>TraceyM - I am in NSW and so sick of having to fight to get anything done. Maybe it is a Aussie thing that they just seem to ignore everything until things turn really bad like they did last time. <br/> <br/> I spoke to my Renal Specialist again yesterday and she is going to ring the head OB at t...
by stargazer
Mon Aug 02, 2010 05:11 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated
Replies: 38
Views: 3282

Re : Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated

<t>Well I have spent the day up at my hospital and I feel like am banging my head against a brick wall. The whole time I was there my BP did not drop under about 160/95 it once again increased before i was due to take my meds but even after taking them it never dropped below 160/95. My head feels li...
by stargazer
Sat Jul 31, 2010 05:38 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated
Replies: 38
Views: 3282

Re : Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated

<t>I was seeing a Fetal Medicine Specialist earlier in the pregnancy but have not seen them for awhile because things seemed to be cruising along ok there for awhile. I spoke to my renal specialist this morning and she is getting concerned also. My 24hr urine I handed in the other day has come back ...
by stargazer
Fri Jul 30, 2010 06:01 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated
Replies: 38
Views: 3282

Re : Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated

<t>Thanks everyone I went to L&D and almost had to fight them to get blood tests done even with my past history. All bloods came back ok though they have increased a fair bit but still what they class as in normal range. I still have the pain in my ribs and shoulder but because my BP seems ok th...
by stargazer
Thu Jul 29, 2010 06:33 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated
Replies: 38
Views: 3282

Can BP Meds Mask The Progression Of PE - Updated

<t>Hi everyone I just have a quick question I am on Labetalol 300mg 3 times a day things started to go down hill about 3wks ago. My Bp suddenly increased and started meds. I was on them earlier in my pregnancy but we found the cause of my high bp at around 22-23wks and have been off them since I am ...

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