Symptoms And Causes Of Hypotension
People who suffer from hypotension have
symptoms of drowsiness, dizziness, headache, insomnia memory
loss, inability to concentrate, fatigue or oppressive pain in the front
cardiac area. With low blood pressure, slow blood flow increases
coagulation of blood, making a patient susceptible to complications
from the formation of blood clots, such as cerebral thrombus and
How To Prevent Hypotension
Prevention Hypotension in old age is
often related to weak constitution. So the patient should try to
improve his general conditions.
It is necessary to treat the primary
diseases contributing to hypotension, such as gastritis or ulcers.
Persons bf weak constitution may take tonic, nourishing medicines in
Patients of advanced years should move
slowly in standing up, thus preventing orthostatic hypotension, and
should avoid standing for long periods.
How To Heal Hypotension With Food Therapy
Take one of the following: ginseng and
milk vetch essence of Jilin Province; ginseng and deer's antler tablet
of Shanghai; Qiong Jiang, a tonic wine of Beijing with ginseng as its
If the patient is emaciated and has
chills, he may put 0.3 g of deer's antler powder with an egg and steam
them. Take a steamed deer antler egg early every morning for 15 to 30
days. It is unsuitable for elderly people to take this mixture over too
long a period, or else it causes obesity and even hypertension.
Hypertensive may take food therapy such
as "eight-treasure chicken soup," "multi-herb nourishing
soup" and "angelica ginseng eel broth".