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What should blood pressure be after a heart attack?
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Dr. Maureen Mays
Clinical Lipidology
In brief: Lower=better
You should keep you BP less than 120/80 most of the time (during exercise it will be higher).
In general, the lower the better, as long as you're not dizzy. For example, if you were 100/50 at rest and felt fine, that would be great. See your doctor every 4-6 weeks until you're well controlled.

In brief: Lower=better
You should keep you BP less than 120/80 most of the time (during exercise it will be higher).
In general, the lower the better, as long as you're not dizzy. For example, if you were 100/50 at rest and felt fine, that would be great. See your doctor every 4-6 weeks until you're well controlled.
Dr. Maureen Mays
Dr. Maureen Mays
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
In brief: <125/80
Ideally less than 125/80 but at most 130/80 for optimal control.

In brief: <125/80
Ideally less than 125/80 but at most 130/80 for optimal control.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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