pressure and headache - what's the connection?
We should start to remember what is meant by the familiar term "pressure".Its value is expressed by two digital indicators, the first of which - "top" or systolic pressure - it shows the force with which blood is pushed left heart ventricle into the blood vessels.The more intense it occurs, the above upper limit pressure.
second indicator - "lower" or diastolic blood pressure - helps to understand how active vessels at a time when the heart does not contract.It depends on their general tone.
as stable high and stable low blood pressure can cause discomfort such as headaches.And people want to get rid of it by taking the medicine, for example, "Citramon.
«Citramon" - the drug, which includes aspirin, acetaminophen and caffeine.Aspirin has anti-inflammatory effect and paracetamol - a slight analgesic and antipyretic.Caffeine is also included in the drugs to enhance the effects of the first two drugs, it acts as a catalyst.
The result is a simple remedy like "Citramon" can be successfully drink for colds and flu to improve overall, with not strong pain of various origins, including in the head.
It should be remembered that caffeine - one of the most common means to increase the pressure.In addition, it contributes to excitation of the nervous system, improve memory and attention.However, while there is an increased pressure to make it undesirable. 1 tablet "tsitramon" contains 30 mg of caffeine, which is one tenth of the maximum daily allowance.
Thus, if you have a sudden headache, it is wise to start to measure the pressure.If the level is low, it is possible that there was a headache for this reason.You can try to deal with it without "tsitramon" or other, more powerful drugs.
If caffeine increases blood pressure, it is necessary to raise its levels in the body.It is known that caffeine is contained in foods such as, of course, coffee, and moreover, tea, cola, chocolate and cocoa.If you have a headache against a background of low blood pressure, treat yourself to a cup of any of these drinks, and, certainly sweeten. greatest amount of caffeine contained in coffee custard - 79-125 mg per 150 ml of the drink.
can be used and herbal infusion or decoction, increasing the pressure.For their preparation suitable herbs such as Rhodiola rosea, Chinese magnolia, rosemary, ginseng, devil.