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Frackville, Pennsylvania
A 53-year-old male asked:

I'm on toprol/hctz. bp at home i will take 3 readings minutes apart. first one always higher, then they go down. 138/82, 124/77, 122/75. what's going on?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Normal BP: These are all acceptable and fine blood pressure readings for a 53 yo male on blood pressure medications. The BP will always fluctuate a bit. There is nothing here of any concern.

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Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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