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Diastolic Blood Pressure Over 100
Blood pressure is a measurement of the force placed on the blood vessels and is comprised of the "systolic" pressure (the top number on a blood pressure meter) which is the peak pressure when the heart is pumping, and the "diastolic" pressure (the bottom number on a blood pressure meter) which is the pressure during the resting phase ...Read more
No: Systolic blood pressure occurs during contraction of the heart. The blood pressure falls progressively until the next contraction. Diastolic blood pressure is the pressure immediately before the subsequent contraction. Diastolic blood pressure can never be higher than systolic blood pressure. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Aging.: As we age vessels become stiffer. Stiffer vessels are associated with this. ...Read more
Elevated Diastolic: The lowest blood pressure that is measured between consecutive heartbeats is known as diastolic blood pressure. The normal diastolic blood pressure is around 80 mm of hg. However, when this pressure increases by even 10 mm of hg, then it is known as diastolic hypertension. This type of hypertension can cause heart disease, like heart attacks, strokes, heart and kidney failure, etc. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Does blood pressure increase with pulse rate? I've noticed higher BP readings when my pulse is higher.
Blood pressure issue: "dizziness", which a vague term, commonly is reported with high blood pressure, especially if blood pressure rises abruptly from a lower level. The blood pressure is responsible for the dizziness, unless both are secondary to a third factor. Dizziness does not cause hypertension. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Got dysautonomia, blood pressure 124/60, wide pulse pressure, will fludrocortisone bring the diastolic BP up and make it more normal?
What's recommendation if my diastolic blood pressure is high (80-90) but systolic blood pressure is normal (115-125)?
This needs further : evaluation and treatment.Time to c ur doc. ...Read more
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