HOW CAN YOU PROTECT YOURSELF?
Your medication is not effective if you don’t take it every day.
Your risk of dramatic consequences, such as heart
attack or stroke, increase by a 1/3 if you do not take your medicine1.
To protect yourself do not forget to take your medication every day!
Here are some tips to help remember:
Please be aware!
Having correct blood pressure numbers (<130/80 mm Hg) does not mean that you are cured*! It is important to keep taking your treatment as prescribed by your doctor!
*<130/80 mm Hg is normal for patients <65 yo. For patients >65 yo normal blood pressure is 130-139/70-80 mm Hg.