Blood pressure drugs can boost blood sugar

Depending on the drug, though, it may not matter.

People with high blood pressure can turn to several types of medication when diet and exercise aren't enough to rein in their hypertension (see "So many choices"). Each of them does the job. Yet each has its own quirks and costs.

To continue reading this article, you must login.
  • Research health conditions
  • Check your symptoms
  • Prepare for a doctor's visit or test
  • Find the best treatments and procedures for you
  • Explore options for better nutrition and exercise
Learn more about the many benefits and features of joining Harvard Health Online »