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My BP is 145/85. Is it safe to exercise ?

How high can my blood pressure be when I want to exercise ?
Asked On : Sat, 9 Apr 2011
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The first thing i would like to know is what is your age?The blood pressure of 145/85 is slightly higher than exact normal of 120/80 but it can be after you walk;or do any work.If you are with in 40 yrs then get the BP checked for 2-3 days after sitting in a place for some time ;i hope it will be normal.If it is normal you can exercise.Also if you are hypertensive & on medicine then you need to consult your doctor & he will guide with the exercises that you can do.
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