High Blood Pressure ... is it ok?
My Dad just said his BP was 167/97. He is 46 years old. I have no idea what this means. He says he is going to the Dr. What does his BP mean?
I am a 59yr old woman with HCV caused cirrhosis. About 50% of the time my doctor takes my blood pressure it is normal (120/70 or 80) and the other times it s high (160/105) or more. Had heart tested a couple of years ago and it was fine. Pre-cirrhosis it was always low. Ideas?
Low diastolic blood pressure
I recently have been noticing a Low diastolic blood pressure, I am 32? I am a 31 year old male. In excellent shape, 170 lbs 5 11 - I have unexplained hypertention. I have been on 40mgs of accupril for most of 9 years. I recently went to a cardiologist for an annual check up and received a echo...
Is this a normal blood pressure ?
I went to the doctor today and the nurse kinda freaked me out a bit. my blood pressure was 110 over 40 and I m 16, 5 3.5 and 134 lbs. And when I asked if that was a good blood pressure she said well the 110 is, but idk about the 40...it s usually more like 60...but idk if that s necessarily...
My blood pressure at 125/80. Is it normal?
I m 15 years old and recently my blood pressure has gotten in the prehypertension range. it s just slightly elevated but i m still worried. I don t exercise that regularly but i know i m healthy. my cardio workouts are scarce but i eat healthy and i m not overweight. i m 116 pounds and 5 6 . my...
Is it ok to stop taking your blood pressure medicine ?
I quit smoking 1year 8 months ago, changed my diet and started jogging, I feel great! I take fish oil, vitaminE C, calcium supplements , ginko biloba, and Ginseng.I last saw my doctor 1/06 and he prescribed me dynacir 5 mg I stopped taking them in March and have been feeling great! I have a blood...
Reason for high blood pressure despite taking Olmetec?
I have an issue with my blood pressure ans pulse I take olmletec plus 40 mg/25 mg But my blood pressure checking every two hours is running at 73 to 94 over 51 tp 68 my pulse rate is from 110 to 138. I am on medications for hydranitus Suppurativa Am I in danger or should I wait an see if it goes...
Fluctuating blood pressure. Taking diaretic. Normal? anything to worry?
my cardiologist does not seem to mind that my blood pressure fluctuates from 120/80 to 120/90 to 150/80 she has me on a diaretic and tells me to not worry so much it is normal for your numbers to go up and down i have been monitoring it at home is this ok i always thought that you should control...
What is the treatment for pain in buttocks due to high blood pressure?
Hi for about 2 months I have been feeling swollen in my hands, feet and face and when I sit down in the evening and then get up my feet are uncomfortable to bear my weight I feel tight in my hands most of the time. I did see my dr about 2 weeks ago blood pressure was 155/80 since then its been...
My blood pressure was 136/103 is that in the normal range??
No, your blood pressure is out of range. The systolic pressure 136 in you is higher than normal 120 and the diastolic 103 is also higher than normal 80.Do get your BP measured at regular intervals by your treating doctor to plan management.
my father is 60 years old tonight his blood pressure is 169/80 butvhe has blood pressure problem and he takes medicin what should we do now to lower it?
His goal blood pressure should be systolic (upper number) below 150; if he has not taken his medications today then he should; if he has, then he may need those to be adjusted by the prescribing physician if the numbers keep on being high several days in a row when on medications faithfully.
Dr Brenes-Salazar MD
Mayo Clinic MN
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