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I am 63 and havelow blood pressure. Do I have an increased chance of having a pace maker someday?

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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine

In brief: No

Having low blood pressure, if anything, would have a protective effect against heart disease, and lessen your likelihood of needing a pacemaker.
Pacemakers are only needed for low heart rates, not low blood pressures.

In brief: No

Having low blood pressure, if anything, would have a protective effect against heart disease, and lessen your likelihood of needing a pacemaker.
Pacemakers are only needed for low heart rates, not low blood pressures.
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