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A 38-year-old male asked:

Is 105 / 85 a good bp reading . taking 10 mg benicar (olmesartan) once daily ?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Webber
Cardiology 33 years experience
Not bad.: The bottom number could be a little lower, say under 80.
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
Internal Medicine 55 years experience
Ideal BP is 120/80: What was your pre-treatment BP? Do you feel any symptoms with a BP of 105/85?- feeling weak,light headed,dizzy etc. The ideal BP is 120/80 but each person is a little different. Lifestyle modification- Mediterranean diet,no added salt & regular exercise- walking,yoga,meditation.
Last updated Dec 6, 2016

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