U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Fullerton, CA
A female asked:

Bp is 164/111 with headache. started on water pill & potassium x4days?

1 doctor answer6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Anita Prakash
Cardiology 30 years experience
Hypertensive urgency: Hope u have had close followup of BP, over last 4 days. Otherwise proceed to ER. Your diastolic BP of 111 mmhg too high.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Oct 23, 2017


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.