- Christine Pippy, M.D., MSc, F.R.C.P.C.
- Jennifer Ryan, BSc.Pharm, Pharm D, ACPR
- Valerie Price, RN CNeph(c)
Partners and Sponsors
The team at DM2 would like to thank our many partners.
- The Province of New Brunswick - in-kind support
- Pharmaceutical & Industry Partners
Amgen, The Anyware Group, AstraZeneca Canada, BioVail, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Genzyme Canada, Glaxo Smith Kline, Merck, Novo Nordisk Canada Inc., Ortho-Biotech, Pfizer, Roche, Sanofi Aventis, Servier
- Research Department Atlantic Health Sciences Corporation - Ethics Research Review
- The core medical group - developed the treatment algorithm, project inception and is responsible for implementation
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LOW BLOOD PRESSURE SUPPLEMENTS
There a couple of substances called supplements that can assist in reducing in blood pressure, though they ought to be used with maximum caution. These supplements are large doses of magnesium, melatonin and arginine. Calcium may also be used as it causes a very small drop in blood pressure.
Studies have also shown that fish oil, CoQ10, garlic, potassium, omega-3 fatty acids, flaxseed, green coffee bean extract and certain strains of probiotics can be used to alleviate hypertension hence reduce blood pressure. If you use these supplements and it happens your blood pressure lowers more than normal, try stopping using the supplement and monitor if your blood pressure improves.
Hypertension can also be alleviated using natural means related to diet, lifestyle factors and exercise. There are natural safe low blood pressure supplements that can be used to alleviate hypertension and hence lower your blood pressure. These supplements are:
Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is truly 1 of the most vital nutrients for anybody’s the cardiovascular system as it is a powerful antioxidant and heavily involved in cellular production of energy. Supplemental CoQ10 has been found to alleviate hypertension hence lower someone’s blood pressure naturally. In 1 double-blind placebo-controlled study, 37 women and 46 men with systolic high blood pressure were given sixty mg of supplemental coenzyme 2 times a day. After twelve weeks, an impressive reduction in of systolic blood pressure was noted by 17.8 mm Hg in the study group taking the coenzyme.
Omega-3 fatty acids DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) and EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid) are vital for overall cardiovascular health. Continually taking of Omega-3 fatty acids has showed to reduce hypertension naturally. If you want Omega-3 fatty acids, you can abundantly find them in krill, squid and cold water fish. Worry not where you will find krill, squid and cold water fish as you can readily Omega-3 from Omega-3 supplements.
Olive oil has been found to be very efficient in alleviating high blood pressure as it is well-known for its exceptional cardiovascular benefits. Olive leaves have been found to contain a substance called Oleuropein that greatly improves a person’s immune system and also greatly reduce one’s blood pressure naturally. Olive leaves also contain Benolea, a special patented olive leaf extract. Benolea has been clinically standardized for Oleuropein and hence it is used to inhibit the enzyme that causes constriction of blood vessels. that is standardized for oleuropein and has been clinically shown to inhibit the enzyme that causes blood vessels to constrict.
Balance3 is a mixture notoginseng root, water fairy flower, chrysanthemum flower, pagoda tree flower, shiitake mushroom, and honeysuckle flower made by the Chinese. It helps to dilate blood vessels hence in the end improving blood flow. It is quite exquisite and impressive as it consistently and rapidly lowers blood pressure.
Grape seeds contain exceptional compounds called polyphenols that are exquisite as they provide numerous health benefits. They help in reducing high blood pressure naturally.MegaNatural BP, assists in relaxing the smooth muscle tissues in the blood vessels.
The above discussed supplements are exquisite in reducing blood pressure hence alleviating hypertension.