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Does Blood Pressure Medication Cause Vitamin and Mineral Deficiencies?



High blood pressure medication puts you at risk for vitamin and mineral deficiencies, including:
  • Vitamin B1
  • Magnesium
  • Potassium
  • Calcium
  • Coenzyme Q10
The best way to lower high blood pressure (hypertension) and reduce your risk for heart disease is through a healthy diet, regular exercise and other changes in lifestyle (more sleep, less stress, etc).