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Low Blood Pressure, Passing Out.

Low Blood Pressure, Passing Out.

Does anyone else had low blood pressure. I passed out 3 time this Saturday and was taken to the ER where my blood pressure was in the low 90's. The first time I was out for over 2 minutes and scared my wife. She called 911for a ride to the ER. They had no answers for me other than it might be from my medications and being dehydrated. I am asking my regular doctor and my Neurologist to see if they can check my out to see if they can find a reason. Just before I went lights out I had a sick… read more

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

My husband, who doesn’t have PD, had a similar experience with passing out suddenly with no warning or the other issues you had with sweating,etc. our pcp sent him to a cardiologist and after 4 weeks on a heart monitor he will receive a pacemaker on Thursday. It is important that you follow through until you get a definite answer.
🌈TheaD

posted 4 months ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Orthostatic hypotension is common among those with Parkinson’s. I’ve learned to stand up more slowly and not to race off. You get hurt more if you pass out while moving faster. All you need to do is adjust how you do things.

posted 4 months ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

For what it's worth I drink coconut water it seems to help. PD is such a difficult disease to pin down

posted 2 months ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Try extra fluids and even a little something salty.

posted 3 months ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

My husband has PD and has episodes of post-exercise low blood pressure, aka host exercise hypotension

posted 3 months ago
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