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High blood pressure. On coveram, concor. Variations in heart rate. Concerned?

Hi Dr Grief,

I am 38 year old and currently taking Coveram 10/5 and concor 2.5 because of high blood pressure. I take coveram in the morning and concor in the evening. My BP rate is currently normal below the 140/90 mark with the odd occasions going over. My question is about my resting heart rate, I noticed that it is reading around the 70 to 80 mark with the odd occasions going to the range of 60s. Is this normal or is it considered high? I have an office type job.


Asked On : Sat, 6 Apr 2013
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Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

A pulse of 60 to 100 is still in range.
No biological parameter is constant - variation is the rule...
Circadian rhythm / Beta-blocker (concor) have a role
If you are concerned, HOLTER (24 to 48 hour ambulatory monitoring) may be done for further analysis

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Mon, 6 May 2013
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