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Low blood pressure, pulse. Doing exercises, weight training, on beta blockers. Causes?

I am 55 years old. exercise with weight training every day for many years. My weight is 175lbs., I am 5 10 . I am taking a Beta Blocker for about a year now.Just checked my blood pressure and it was 123/62 with a heart rate of 49 BPM....I am concerned about the lows of both the Systolic and the heart rate. You opinion?
Asked On : Sun, 29 Jul 2012
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Hi !

Thank you for your query.

I think you need to know that it is a side effect of beta blocker which are known to cause bradycardia. I think your BP is fine and nothing to worry .

I advise, you should see a cardiologist for this problem and get yourself evaluated.

Hope you are satisfied with the answer.

If you have any further queries feel free to ask.

Wish you good health.

Take care.
Answered: Fri, 5 Jul 2013
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