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I Feel Like My Oxygen Is Low But Its Normal Hows This
My pulse oxygen is staying right around 95-96 what ahould i do? What normal range? And how low can it go?
Normal...: The pulse ox you describe is normal for an adult. The pulse ox would be abnormal if it is below 90%. A pulse ox in the low 90's would be worrisome, especially if you feel short of breath. So, a pulse ox of 95-96% is good and it requires no treatment. Why are you checking your pulse ox? If you are short of breath, be sure to see a doctor ASAP, regardless of your pulse ox reading. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you please explain how and why with low iron sometimes not have a normal amount of oxygen in their blood?
What is a normal oxygen level? How low does it need to be to be admitted in the hospital. Mine is reading 94-95
What is normal levels of oxygen in the blood? What is considered low and what is considered dangerous? Is levels in the 80s ok?
Oxygen level....: The oxygen saturation, or pulse oximetry, should be in the 90's normally. Any value of less than 88% on room air qualifies a patient for supplemental oxygen therapy. So, an oxygen saturation in the 80s is not normal. Your doctor will need to find out why your oxygen level is low and provide treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is it normal for healthy person to have low oxygen on flight? Dipped down to 91-89 on my last flight and had a headache. Worried about undiagnosed PE.
Stop: Why are you checking your oxygen on a flight? If it constantly stays below 89 for more than 5 min AND you feel short of breath, have chest pain, or pain and swelling in your legs then start to worry and see a doctor. Portable pulse oximeter readings bounce around all the time- it is usually from motion artifact and not a true reading. Try browsing the in-flight magazine to pass the time... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why does my platelet count bounce so much but never becomes "normal" ? And why is my oxygen low in my blood? I ask these of my dr & get nothing.
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