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what is normal blood pressure for women over 60

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terrence Cohen
45 years experience Cardiology
Lower is better: With aging the elasticity of arteries (as all tissues) decreases resulting in a tendency to higher blood pressures. This is not desirable and higher p ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Blood pressure: 100-140 over 70-90.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Range: 90-110/60-70 would be considered ideal.
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Blood Pressure: A healthy heart should have blood pressure that fluctuate. The ideal average should run 120/80.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Bp: 100 to 120 over 60 to 90 more or less, over 140/90 is high.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
120/80: This is considered normal blood pressure for adults. Many people, especially young females, could have lower blood pressure than this which would also ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
BP: 120/80 with around ten mmHg variation of both numbers
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Webber
31 years experience Cardiology
110/70: Thats normal. However, wide variations in "normal" can be seen. I see "normal systolics of 90-140 and diastolics of 50-90.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Normal bp: 119/79 or lower is normal blood pressure140/90 or higher is high blood pressure. Between 120 and 139 for the top number, or between 80 and 89 for the ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Bp: 100/58 is in the normal range.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
Adult BP: Blood pressures between 90/60 and 120/80 are considered normal for the average adult. BP consistently greater than 140/90 would be considered high.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
Adult : Blood pressures between 90/60 and 130/80 are considered normal for the average adult.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Heldman
32 years experience Cardiology
Diagnosing high BP: One high blood pressure measurement does not mean you have hypertension. Relax, and check it again when you are feeling comfortable and have been sitt ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tso Chen
Dr. Tso Chen answered
15 years experience Internal Medicine
JNC 8 guidelines: The new guidelines recommend blood pressure below 140/90 if patient is younger than 60 years old, has diabetes, or has chronic kidney disease. Definit ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Range: Systolic 80 -119 Diastolic 60 -80
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
18 years experience General Practice
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
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
<120/80: Systolic less than 120 and diastolic less than 80 mm of hg.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William m Simpson
48 years experience Family Medicine
120/80 or less: Most "normal" folks your age have blood pressures in this range.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Duic
8 years experience Emergency Medicine
120/80: A normal blood pressure is 120/80. As we get older our blood pressure tends to creep up as the blood vessels become less elastic. If numbers are highe ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Krulak
22 years experience Family Medicine
Blood pressure: Normal blood pressure is 120/80 or less. 140/90 or higher is considered hypertension. In between the two is an area called pre-hypertension.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lizbeth Alter
22 years experience Family Medicine
60, 120/80: In general, your pulse should be under 100. Over 100 is considered to be a fast heart rate. Ideal is about 60. Blood pressure should be 120/80, but ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Less than 120/80: Your systolic pressure should be below 120 and diastolic below 80. If it is lower than these and you do not have symptoms, it is still normal.
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