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DrThomasMd, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  Classical homeopath also board certified in integrative and holistic medicine. Many years of practice, also all of medicine.
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My blood pressure usually has been wanting 125/80. Starting

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My blood pressure usually has been wanting 125/80. Starting about four months ago my blood pressure now fluctuates going up almost to 165/110. I can take my blood pressure four times in a row and it Will be different every time. What do you think is causing that this?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 5 months ago.
HelloYou look at the average.If this is over 140/90 then it is high blood pressure.The cause is usually not known, but can be from heart, kidney or hormonal disease.See your doctor as soon as possible.Please click a positive rating above.Let me know if you have more quesitons.
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
which brand blood pressure monitor would you recommend?
Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 5 months ago.
I would not make a specific recommendation.I use a manual which I trust.Any of the pharmacy brands are reliable.Your doctor should be helping you at this point., please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent—that’s how we are paid, per rating]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here daily.

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