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My grandfathers BP is 169 over 110 , should I be worried ?

my grandfather's blood pressure is 169 over 110. Should I be worried ? ? I don t have his meds...due to storm evacuation and I can t get a hold of the doctor s office!
Fri, 22 Jul 2011
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Is there like a little clinic that you can go to or anything or contact a clinic and see what you shoud do. That is a high blood pressure and something needs to be done so he dosen't have a heart attack.
General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
hi,thanks for query,yes definitely you should be worried.He needs treatment ,this much high blood pressure can disastrous.Please take him to a doctor and get this treated at the earliest.After that keep a proper bp record and take care to investigate properly.
wishing him good health.
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