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Why is my mom feeling dizzy with pressure of 145/57 ?

my moms pressure is 145/57 she is 65 is that good or bad. she feeling dizzy what is that telling us
Asked On : Tue, 19 Jul 2011
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Thanks for the the query.
She has a raised systolic blood pressure, with wide pulse pressure. That might be because of age related changes in the vavles of the heart. The diziness might or might not be related to the heart. Get a cbc and an ecg and approach a general physician. Also take atleast 2 readings every day at the same time for the next two day. It will help the doctor decide on medications.
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Answered: Tue, 19 Jul 2011
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