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My BP is 158/94. Do i need anti hypertension medication ?

hI, i had a full medical check up, all was ok except my bp read 158/94. I m 44yrs old male. my mother is a hypertension patient. Do i need anti hypertension medication.Another bp reading the nextday was 161/94. the dr recommended rasilez 150mg daily. what is your opinion
Asked On : Thu, 24 Feb 2011
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If your blood pressure is high for 3 consecutive occasions, it can be said that your are hypertensive. For which medication , along with dietary changes (low fat & low salt, low sugar) , lifestyle changes are ESSENTIAL.
Answered: Thu, 24 Feb 2011
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