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BP 220/120, missed medication

my husband has blood pressure of 220/120 this morning. i found out he hasn t taken his meds for a while. He took his meds right away. we made an appointment with the cardiologist for tomorrow morning. What should he do now?
Asked On : Sat, 24 Mar 2012
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Blood pressure of 220/120mmhg is grade 2 hypertension and if it is associated with papiloedema it is called malignant hypertension and is medical emergency that need emergency care,so he should go to ER.
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