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What causes fluctuation in blood pressure?

I am on high blood pressure medication - over a year now. Today and a few times in the past month, I felt light headed and weak. I checked my BP today, it was 73/45 and my pulse rate was 108. It has been fluctuating all day. Should I be concerned?
Mon, 16 Mar 2015
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Hi,

If you have blood pressure fluctuations again I would advise you to see your doctor.
If you were my patient I would go for an ECG and 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring. The treatment would be revised depending on results.

Hope I could help you

Wishing you good health

In case of further questions don't hesitate to ask

Regards,
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