how long before back to normal?

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Re: how long before back to normal?

Postby caryn » Thu Nov 05, 2015 06:04 am

It is different for everybody. It took me four months to stop taking medication for my blood pressure. Some women must stay on medication throughout their next pregnancies.

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Re: how long before back to normal?

Postby alviarin » Tue Nov 03, 2015 06:43 pm

Hi,

Unfortunately recovery after preeclampsia is highly individual. Blood pressures can improve in hours, days, weeks, or even months; and some ladies never go back to their normal pre-pregnant baseline.

As for my personal experience, after my second delivery my pressure peaked a week postpartum even on a high dose of antihypertensives, before slowly coming back down over the next several weeks to a new (slightly higher) baseline.

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how long before back to normal?

Postby MirsadaNuhiji » Sat Oct 24, 2015 07:49 pm

Hi. Can someone tell mi how long is take to bring back to normal after this. My sister got it ten days after she bor the baby and she was in hospital ten days with all terapy but after ahe still have a high blod presurre not eveey day but almost she is having a pils and everything but i just want to ask did someone maybe know how many time its need to bring back to normal. Sorry in may little bad language i am comin from serbia and this is the first time that i met with tihis


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