Originally Posted by disabledleo
Only thing opiates will do to blood pressure is possibly make the systolic (top) number go down as pain can elevate that number. Being in opiate detox can elevate, and usually does, both numbers. That is why clonidine is often used in opiate detox. Drs been using it for decades in .1 mg doses as your pressure increases during detox. God bless.
I am not a dr. My statements are based on years of experience and related education. Consult with the professional of your choice regarding matters of concern.