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I have been monitoring my bp mostly on my right

I have been monitoring my bp mostly on my right arm. It was 190/94 on my right and on my left 159/84. Is that normal? My doctor took me off of triamterne and raised my lisiniprol to 40mg (2 in am and 2 in pm) it’s been high for the past 3 weeks. I’ve been told to wait it out to see if it goes down but it hasn’t. I’m concerned.
Fri, 19 Oct 2018
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