Can You Tell Me the Side Effects of Hypertension?

Q:
Can you tell me the side effects of hypertension?

A:
Different levels of hypertension have different effects on your body. Mild hypertension may cause headache while excessive hypertension will do damage to your blood vessels, and even destroy the organs in your body.

 Excessive hypertension may lead to serious physical problem:

  • Ischemic heart disease
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Heart failure
  • Aortic aneurysms
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Pulmonary embolism

Mild hypertension can lead to some problems:’

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Low appetite
  • Fatigue

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