by expert on call (297 Posts), Tue Jun 24, 2003 04:41 pm
Preeclampsia can often present first with increases in blood pressure similar to what you are describing. If your blood pressure remains elevated it could be an early sign of a problem. I would recommend that you not travel for now until this gets sorted out better. It is likely that the only thing that will help the blood pressure is a prescription medication from your doctor until such time as it is safe to deliver the baby.
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