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I have taken my blood pressure in my house and it came out

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I have taken my blood pressure in my house and it came out to 122/65 is this ok. I am 34 years old.
That's a very good, perfectly normal blood pressure
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

what happens if the second numbers are lower?

Even if the second number were as low as in the low 50's still no problem. If the overal BP was something like 90's/40's, that would be serious hypotension
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

oh ok so the combination of both is what determines what if there is a problem


Yes--they both have to be quite low to indicate a problem
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