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140 over 90 blood pressure

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Gorfinkel
Cardiac Electrophysiology 57 years experience
No: your BP is too high. Certainly not an emergency, However, you should see your doc in the near future so you can be evaluated and treated accordingly.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
Borderline high: Your BP is at the upper limit of normal - certainly not a cause for anxiety, but you're right to be thinking about how to lower it. Answer: if you're ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Ginkel
Cardiology 33 years experience
Borderline: Recommend you consult your physician, but the current recommendations are to treat BP of 140/90 or greater unless you are a high risk group ( diabetic... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Too high: This may be the beginning of high blood pressure but not until it is repeatedly proven to be at or above 140/90.Continue to check it and record the n... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Padmashri Rastogi
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
If you can stand up for 5-10 minutes, walk around home and do not feel lightheadedness or feeling of dizziness, then having lower BP is good at your a... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See below: Is the medicine Norvasc (amlodipine) not cardiovasc? Discuss medication with your doctor.
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
That is a big: Problem as your blood would be going backwards. I assume you mean 140/90 which would be high enough to consider interventions ie weight loss exercise... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Blood Pressure : Without more data such as the names of the medication you are on or have tried and their doses and the blood pressure numbers i would just have to say... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Blood pressure is: subject to change. I am a psychiatrist and when my patients are upset - sometimes blood pressure can be quite elevated. I usually recheck it before th... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
Preventive Medicine 46 years experience
This is a bit: dependent on your age and other health issues. If you have diabetes/other increased risk for heart/vascular disease, it is very important that your bl... Read More