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What are the causes of low blood pressure in women

A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Healthy living: Healthy living causes low blood pressure. Your average of 112/63 is perfectly fine. I myself thankfully sometimes run around 99/70. Dangerous low bl... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
Cardiology 34 years experience
Vagal nerve overstim: Most causes of hypotn and low heart rate come from overstimulation of the vagus nerve . This causes slow heart rates and vasodilation with drop in blo... Read More
Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 23 years experience
Together or separate: ? Many possible causes for each. Overstimulation of the vagus nerve, sepsis, profound hypothyroidism...Cannot accurately answer without more informa... Read More
Dr. Troy Reyna
Pediatric Surgery 45 years experience
Depends: Low blood pressure or bradycardia can be a simple sign of good health.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Blood pressure: Decreased intravascular volume and decrease systemic vascular resistance, the blood pressure can also be low because of small stroke volume and low ca... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Many: Low blood pressure is generally result of pump failure -either rate or force of contraction - in adequate amount of circulating blood volume. This cou... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Umesh Patel
Preventive Medicine 43 years experience
Low Blood Pressure: Low blood pressure (BP) may be normal for an individual who is thin, has a very low salt intake, inadequate fluid intake, developed an irregular heart... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
Cardiology 36 years experience
Low volume/vasodil: Either low cardiac output due to low or high hr's/low stroke volume or excessive vasodilation. Hormonal problems (like adrenal insuff) could rarely b... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Blood pressure: Some folks have low pressure as their normal. If a patient with an established higher normal begins to have low pressure then some causes are fever, d... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Depends: It depends on what you mean by low bp. Some people have lowish bp's normally. For ex small framed women can have bp's in the 90s/60s and be fine. Low ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adrian Baudy IV
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Multiple things: Heart failure, adrenal insufficiency, unstable cardiac arrthymias (abnormal rhythms), sepsis with septic shock, neurogenic shock, cardiogenic shock, a... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Pearson-Martinez
Pediatric Cardiology 21 years experience
Standing (at first): When you stand, less blood returns from the legs --> lowers cardiac output --> lowers blood pressure. This should be a minor and transient effe... Read More