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My blood pressure fluctuates from high to low?
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: This can happen
What range are we talking about?

In brief: This can happen
What range are we talking about?
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch
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Dr. Luke Hermann
Emergency Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Normal?
Blood pressures typically fluctuate, going up and down based on other stimuli in the body.
Stress, pain, anxiety for instance, can all make the blood pressure go up. During relaxation, sleep, etc, the blood pressure will be lower. More important than an isolated elevated blood pressure reading is if the blood pressure is constantly elevated as this can lead to problems with other organ systems.

In brief: Normal?
Blood pressures typically fluctuate, going up and down based on other stimuli in the body.
Stress, pain, anxiety for instance, can all make the blood pressure go up. During relaxation, sleep, etc, the blood pressure will be lower. More important than an isolated elevated blood pressure reading is if the blood pressure is constantly elevated as this can lead to problems with other organ systems.
Dr. Luke Hermann
Dr. Luke Hermann
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