: How long can a person stay on the same medication? I have been on my medication since April 1998.
: You can stay on a blood pressure medicine as long as it controls your blood pressure without serious side effects or other problems. There is no need to change medication as long as it is working. Non-medical reasons to change a drug include cost and convenience of dosing.
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.