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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lance Ashworth
19 years experience in General Practice
Loaded Question!!: The general answer is at your height and weight there is a range of weights that could be "ideal". Generally the answer would be from 120-130. But dep ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: Ideal body weight for a male 5' 3" tall (using 2 formulas) is 125.4 - 126.1 lbs. Bmi at those weights would be in the middle of normal range (18-25): ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience in Pain Management
Depends on your : Frame: 108-143lbs.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gabriel Betancourt
10 years experience in Family Medicine
About 115 Pounds: If you're asking what the ideal body weight is for a girl your height, the answer is 115 pounds. Ideal body weight for females is calculated by gettin ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not enough info: I will need your height and current weight.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not enough info: I need your height.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Oh answered
20 years experience in Internal Medicine
Less than 155lbs: To keep BMI (body mass index) below 25 i would recommend 155lb or lower.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience in Hospital-based practice
Complex Q, depending: The "ideal" weight depends on your age, sex, height, but also more factors like genetics, "frame type", & birth weight, so there is no 1 answer. B ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
115-155: Pounds
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Cromwell
33 years experience in Clinical Lipidology
136 - 164 pounds: At healthy male, 5 feet 8 inches tall, should weigh approximately 136 - 164 pounds. Mean weight would be approximately 147 pounds.
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