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A 49-year-old male asked:

What is the treatment for isolated systolic hypertension? diastolic in the 60-80 range systolic 140-180.

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
Multiple regimens: Depending on age, a systolic of 140-180 does not mandate treatment if the diastolic is low. Ace inhibitors and beta blockers would be first line treatments if needed.

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Last updated Feb 25, 2017

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