I have ehlers danlos and pots. I take vasoconstrictors which helps but my blood pulse pressure has a big gap 107/50 is that a concern?

Aortic valve. The closure of the aortic valve determines the diastolic number; if the valve leaks, the diastolic blood pressure is lower. A careful cardiac exam can often detect a leak and an echocardiogram can confirm its presence and determine whether or not the leak is significant.

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I have ehlers danlos & pots. I take vasoconstrictors & feel much better but my blood pulse pressure has a big gap 107/50 is that safe?

Pulse pressure. Usually resting pressure gap (pulse pressure) is upto 30 to 40 mm hg. Yours is between 50 to 60 mm hg. A high resting pulse pressure (pressure difference >100 mm hg) is harmful and tends to accelerate the normal aging of body organs, particularly the heart, the brain and kidneys. Your pulse pressure is slightly on higher side because of vasoconstrictors that you are on. Read more...