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    Blood pressure medication and dizzeness

    Dehydration may be someting I need to consider more, on some of my regular routes water is reaily available but if I do a circular ride, once I have emptied my water bottle that's normally it until I arrive home. Once I've cleaned and checked my bike then showered, it's easy to forget I need...
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    Blood pressure medication and dizzeness

    Good points and I may have to moderate my cycling to a maximum of two hours on a riding day as I don't seem to have any noticeable problems at this level. It will be hard, I enjoy the long rides and I still have a strong competitive spirit, when the adrenaline starts to flow I just want to keep...
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    Blood pressure medication and dizzeness

    Just re read my last Post, it should be 1,800 minutes a month not 180 hours. That equals 60 mintes hard excersise per day on an average 30 day month, normally I only get to ride on 20 to 22 days a month so I need some longer rides to keep up my average. Peter H
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    Blood pressure medication and dizzeness

    Thanks for the reply, I'm turned 70, 95kg and 1.88 mt and my Doctor knows I cycle, I aim 180 hours a month or 1,000km although only managed to achieve this in February. I have a full medical in October every year at a private clinic where I'm told this is too much but my regular Doctor says it's...
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    Blood pressure medication and dizzeness

    Hello and thank you for letting me join the Forum. I suffer with high blood pressure but no real problems with cycling until January this year when my BP started to rise to unacceptable levels (155/95) according to my Doctor. He prescribed additional medication on top of what I was already...