Lifestyle changing during Ramadan for hypertension person
Thyroid
  1. Lifestyle changing during Ramadan:

    • Stay hydrated: Drink plenty of fluids from Iftar until Suhoor to prevent complications that may occur.
    • Salt: Reduce salt consumption
    • Diet: Control food quality and quantity, avoid faty food
    • Physical activity: A while after iftar, go for a walk (4km at least), several times a week
  2. Medication during Ramadan:

    • Most medication prescribed for people with high blood pressure need to be taken once or twice a day. Typically these medications will have a 12 – 16 hour effect. The tablets can be taken at Suhoor, and during the evening at iftar.
    • Patients who have tablets prescribed three times daily are likely to have short acting drugs. For these patients, it recommended to ask their physicians.

References:

"Lifestyle Changing during Ramadan for Hypertension ." Tips for Those with High Blood Pressure Fasting during Ramadan,
TCS Wellness Program