A 33-year-old female asked:
Im 33 years old and had my 4th baby 6 wks ago i weigh now 109kg and lately blood pressure is high the latest is 168/111 is this concerning?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Hypertension: You need to see a doctor about your hypertension (high blood pressure). Generally 6 weeks after delivery the effects of pregnancy would be gone. If you suddenly developed hypertension with no history of this before it is a little strange and warrants prompt evaluation.
1.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Feb 28, 2016
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.