A BP reading of 90/80 is normal as long as the higher (systolic) remains at or more than 90 up to 120. The 80 is consistent with normal diastolic pressure.
Systolic blood pressure for most healthy adults falls between 90 and 120 millimeters of mercury (mm Hg). Normal diastolic blood pressure falls between 60 and 80 mm Hg. (By convention, an individual’s blood pressure is written as systolic/diastolic blood pressure, e.g., 120/80). Current guidelines define normal blood pressure as lower than 120/80. Blood pressures between 120/80 and 140/90, which used to be considered “pre-hypertension,” now are considered too high. High blood pressure increases the risk of developing heart disease, kidney disease, hardening of the arteries (atherosclerosis or arteriosclerosis), eye damage, and stroke.
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A BP of 90/80 mm hg can be considered normal till there is no symptom.But the ideal BP should be 120/80 mm hg.Low BP can be as a result of less water intake and dehydration so please drink enough of water and take some electrolyte powder added to it and surely the BP will rise to the normal level.Presently it is on lower side but if you do not have any symptoms like giddiness;or sick feeling it is fine but hydration is necessary so drink water.
I ve just done my blood pressure and I am 120/80 is that normal? And my daughters who is 16 next month is 100/58 is that normal too?? I ve just done my bp again and my daughters. Mine stays around that 120/80 but my daughter s was 90/50 and 89/63 aswell as what she had before. That normal?? Thing is I faint and so does my daughter :S :S
I have had High Blood pressure for a while 150/90. I exercise frequently (5 days a week cycling 10 miles per day) I am 53 and female. I take my blood pressure frequently today my blood pressure was normal after exercise (120/80)and each time i took it today it has been slightly lower and I feel great. Is this normal? I have not been taking medications as of late and I do not smoke and only have 2- 3 drinks in a week.
114 67 blood pressure with a pulse of 87 - My pulse has been in the 80-90 and my blood pressure spread has over 40 for the past 12 hours. I just recently had a reading where the lower was 57. I am a 43 old female. No known heart problems. Is my blood pressure normal?
I am suffering from hypertension and asthmatic bronchitis. I was taking telma 40 and amlodopine 5mg twice daily. My bp was in control then suddenly it shot above 160/105. The doctor prescribed eritel ch 80 once daily but my bp is still hovering around 150/95. What should I do
Hi when my son was six months old they removed his left eye. he had cancer. he is now forty one is about 5foot six inches weighes about 290 has high blood pressure. hes had this knot on the right side of the back of his head kinda even with his ear.now theres one growing on left side. its growing fast and painful to touch.what could it be?
Hi. I keep getting migraine headaches and nose bleeds (always my left nostril) sometimes they are one after another other times it is just in the same day. I don t have high blood pressure. Any suggestions on what this is? Im 30 years old and a type 1 diabetic.
I am a 73 yr old man, 62 kilos with high blood pressure for these last 20 yrs but it is successfully being treated. I do sports, don t smoke and drink daily a small glass of wine. My mom died at 93 due to leucemia and father at 88 due to a massive stroke (his family was prone to strokes). I just had my yearly physical exam (ultra-sound of internal organs, blood profile, etc and all was normal. I take 100 mg of aspirin daily, Diovan 80 mg, Natrilix 1.5 mg, Norvasc 2.5 mg, Lipitor 5 mg on a daily basis. On 17 January I had a canine tooth extracted - a difficult extraction lasting one hour including opening up of the gum to see if it was possible to save the decayed tooth. Today, 30/01 the wound is almost healed and I ll see the dentist about an implant. However yesterday a.m. I think I had a transient ischemic attack experiencing great difficulty in articulating (speaking). It lasted about 30 minutes and now I feel fine. This p.m. I ll see my family doctor. Could this TIA be related to the stress of the extraction and periodontal work although the dentist monitored my blood pressure during this operation? I ve been living in Kunming, China (1800 metres altitude) for the last 21 yrs and in Cameron Highlands (Malaysia) for the last 3 months. Currently I am in Hong Kong since 9 January. Thanks, Jean-Noël Posner
Patient: Female, 73 years, 6 months old, 5'7" tall, 230 lbs., in generally good health. Hypertension well controlled with medication, lifelong history of recurring clinical depression . Currently takes medication for depression and hypertension,...
Im a 70 year old stage two diabetic. I woke up in the night with dry heaves...I just went to the store and fell faint and nauseated. I rested for 30 minutes and felt a lot better. I home now and concerned ! I had low blood presure. Now its 128...