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    Anyone found treatments that resolve/help orthostatic hypertension?

    Hi everyone I know there have been various threads discussing the ins and outs of why BP goes up or down for ME/CFS patients. This thread is for anyone who has found a treatment, whether medication or supplement, that actually improves or removes an increase in BP upon standing. My BP while...
  2. Abdallah

    L-carnitine great results for fatigue

    hello everyone, i hope you all doing good i read thread here someone said that L-carnitine helped them so i started taking it yesterday, the first day i took 1 pill 500mg, after 30 minutes i felt nice and comfortable feeling inside my body, but i did not felt energy the first day but there was...
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    Exaggerated Exercise Blood Pressure is Related to Impaired Endothelial Vasodilator Function (2004) Kerry et al.

    https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/Press_releases/2004/04_06a_04.html "Exercise Hypertension" Occurs When Cells Can't "Relax," Hopkins Researchers Find Stewart, Kerry et al., "Exaggerated Exercise Blood Pressure is Related to Impaired Endothelial Vasodilator Function," American Journal of...
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    Effects of warm water immersion on blood pressure, heart rate and heart rate variability in CFS

    S Afr J Physiother. 2018; 74(1): 442. Published online 2018 Aug 28. doi: 10.4102/sajp.v74i1.442 PMCID: PMC6131699 PMID: 30214947 The effects of warm water immersion on blood pressure, heart rate and heart rate variability in people with chronic fatigue syndrome Romy Parker,1,2 Zeenath Higgins,2...
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