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A 18-year-old female asked:

Hi. i am an 18 year old female with a blood pressure of 90/60 and a resting pulse rate of 130 bpm. i have been feeling really dizzy. is this normal?

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Dr. David Wiebe
Emergency Medicine 23 years experience
No: Feeling dizzy is not normal. Your blood pressure is borderline low but your heart rate is twice normal. You need to be checked for serious disease such as rhythm problem, anemia, infection or kidney disease. I would go now. It could be serious.
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