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Is blood pressure 130 90 high

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phillip Goebel
Emergency Medicine 17 years experience
Possibly: The best way to tell would be to check your blood pressure several times a day at the same time for a week. That would give a better idea of what your... Read More
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
High blood pressure: High blood pressure is diagnosed after 3 separate blood pressure reading > 140/90. Blood pressure varies every instant of the day, over time those ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Gorfinkel
Cardiac Electrophysiology 57 years experience
Too high: Not an emergency but see your doc within the next few days. Many causes, some can be treated by diet, weight loss and exercise. Others will require me... Read More
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
BP: 150/90 is elevated in a young woman. You should contact your doctor for a check up and evaluation
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 20 years experience
Top high, bottom OK.: Rule #1: make sure the cuff size is correct. If you have a really big arm & the cuff is small, it will falsely elevate the numbers. Rule #2: Check... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Blood pressure: You should be on a salt controlled diet like the dash diet and on a regular exercise program. If the BP continues to rise, then pharmacologic treatmen... 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 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Some people have: Labile hypertension.I would suggest to get a BP cuff and monitor your BP once or twice daily and present these readings to your doctor.Another option ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
Cardiology 22 years experience
Likely not.: Hypertension formally requires repeated elevated measurements from being taken in a standard position. This is being seated with legs flat on the fl... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christian Assad
Cardiology 15 years experience
Stage 1: It all depends on when you are taking your blood pressure. But strictly followin classification you would be considered to be in Stage 1 hypertension.... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tamar Jeffery
Emergency Medicine 16 years experience
Not too high: American Heart Association(AHA) Guidelines Systolic Diastolic Normal 160 ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sunnie Skiles
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Pulse pressure is 20: Theoretically, the systemic pulse pressure can be conceptualized as being proportional to stroke volume, or the amount of blood ejected from the left ... Read More