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My dad is 53 years old. his blood pressure is normally on the higher side. today is it on the low side & pulse rate 47. i am worried. what should i do?

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Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
Hospital-based practice 23 years experience
Symptoms? Medication: Is your dad taking any medications for high blood pressure? (If so, perhaps it is working). Is your dad having any symptoms from the decrease of blood pressure (Which may now be in the normal range)? If not, then there's not much to worry about. Consider HealthTap Prime or talking to your regular doctor if this change is accompanied by symptoms. BP changes quickly, so measure again b4 calling. GL!
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