Are there any long term hazards from taking beta blockers? They seem to keep my bp regulated more than other medications.
There is some concern that long term use of beta blockers may increase the risk of getting diabetes. This risk needs to weighed against the benefit of having good blood pressure control. You should discuss this further with your doctor and also about other alternative or natural ways to lower your blood pressure. With natural treatments – exercise, food, lifestyle changes and Resperate – you may be able to reduce your medication or possibly stop them.
RESPeRATE is the only non-drug therapy cleared by the FDA for the treatment of high blood pressure and the reduction of stress. It is the first medical device that has been clinically proven to lower blood pressure.