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Cocaine-induced hypertension

Cocaine-induced hypertension: Introduction

Cocaine-induced hypertension: Cocaine-induced hypertension is high blood pressure caused by use of cocaine. Patients with an existing history of hypertension may suffer further blood pressure increases while taking cocaine and this can be serious. Severity of symptoms varies amongst patients depending on their susceptibility, underlying health and duration of cocaine use. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cocaine-induced hypertension is available below.

Symptoms of Cocaine-induced hypertension

Treatments for Cocaine-induced hypertension

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Cocaine-induced hypertension: Complications

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Causes of Cocaine-induced hypertension

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Cocaine-induced hypertension: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Cocaine-induced hypertension

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Cocaine-induced hypertension: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Cocaine-induced hypertension

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Prognosis for Cocaine-induced hypertension

Prognosis for Cocaine-induced hypertension: Eliminating cocaine use can significantly reverse the blood pressure increase.

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