On average, carvedilol lowers systolic blood pressure by about 16 mm Hg. It lowers diastolic blood pressure by about 11 mm Hg. Systolic blood pressure is the top number. Diastolic blood pressure is the bottom number.
Remember, this is just an average. Your blood pressure may go down more or less than this.
It is important to lower your blood pressure. This can lower your risk of heart disease, heart attack, stroke, kidney damage, and death.
Carvedilol is one of the medicines your doctor may give you to treat high blood pressure.
Less pressure, more health!