A 55-year-old male asked:
i just took my husbands blood pressure and it is 159 over94 he is 55 never had blood pressure problems before what is to high? when should he go to e
1 doctor answer
Dr. Vicken Poochikian answered
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Normal is up to 130: Normal blood pressure is different in different individuals, but the norm is that the upper should not be higher than 130, and lowe not higher than 80. Your husband 's pressure is high, but not an emergency now, must see his doctor soon to recheck and discuss treatment.
Answered on Apr 19, 2018
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