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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Blood pressure: The pressure of 100/60 is normal it is not low unless your normal is over 160mmhg systolic. The main symptom of low BP is light headedness.

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
No: It is a normal blood pressure.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
54 years experience in Cardiology
Depends: I assume you mean 90/60 as the first number is always higher. That is a lower than average blood pressure. If you feel ok, don't worry about it. Peopl ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ehsan Ansari
29 years experience in Cardiology
Possible: BP changes during the day and night based on different factors such as stress, emotions, activity.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Bress
49 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Persistent BP over 150 systolic and/or 90 diastolic needs to be treated with lifestyle changes and/or medicines if necessary. Remember that your bloo ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
No it is not high: The systolic BP is borderline and diastolic is ok.I will not call it high blood pressure but it need to be monitored.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
No: That's a normal blood pressure.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Schimmel
41 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Yes: systolic BP of 163 is mild-moderate hypertension and probably requires dietary and medication therapy
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
This could be a sign: of many different things. It is nearly impossible to determine your concerns over the internet. Seek a health care professional for evaluation of your ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andras Koser
39 years experience in Internal Medicine
Borderline high: It is at higher limit of norm. Change your diet, decrease salt intake. Check your BP more frequently, particularly during exercise, exertion.
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes it may be: It depends on the surgery.There is incresed chance of blood loss during and after the surgery it is advisable to lower systolic to less than 140, if ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Blood pressure: Normal at 110/55.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Blood pressure: 90/70 is the low end of normal for blood pressure.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
BLood pressure: Blood pressure can be low if no symptoms. High blood pressure always have risk.
A female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Check your numbers: BP readings would have to be in the double digits at the least. A "classic" stable BP is 120/80 for example.
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience in Pathology
All of the above: All the disorders that you listed increase the demand for more blood to be sent to your tissues, hence the the high pulse rate
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Borookhim
24 years experience in Geriatrics
Since you have : Hypertension i would prefer your blood pressure be in systolic range of 90 to 120 and diastolic of under 75. This can be done by maximizing your medic ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Gaffney
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: Simple answer is, yes. That's not a value that's off the charts high ... But you definitely want to have it evaluated soon. There was a landmark stu ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience in Pediatric Surgery
Yes: It certainly can be
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Acceptable: 120/80 is a desirable goal in the treatment of hypertension. Your reading is quite acceptable on your current medications especially if you're not exp ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Fishman
8 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Depends on History: "normal" blood pressure is estimated at 120/80. A blood pressure of 85/60 is a bit low, but its severity depends on any preexisting medical conditions ... Read More
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
38 years experience in Family Medicine
BP: It depends. A systolic pressure of 104 is lowish, but it does depend on what your baseline pressure is and whether you are experiencing symptoms such ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Spratt turner
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Blood pressure: It could be low but it depends on other issues. Your young so your bp tends to run lower. In addition, your size will influence this. Other factors ... Read More
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