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How high would your BP need to be in order to get a heart attack ?

How high would your blood pressure need to be in order to get a heart attack ? I have a high blood and it reached 201/ 119 a couple of minutes ago, anyone have any suggestions on what I should do.
Tue, 15 Dec 2009
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Your blood pressure does not HAVE to be high to have a heart attack. There is no specific number. In YOUR case i would be more worried about a stroke!! You need to see a doctor to get your BP under control. Another good idea is a heart healthy diet and exercise. Good luck, take care of yourself
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