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My blood pressure is 117/54 is this considered too low? Very

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My blood pressure is 117/54 is this considered too low?
JA: When was last time you had a check up? Have you been feeling dizzy or lightheaded?
Customer: Very dizzy but I also have vertigo. Just took a meclizine 12.5 mg
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I've been treated for high BP for years I take 50 mil. Of Hydralazine 3 times a day,Lisinopril 20mil. Twice a day.Furosemide 40mil once a day.
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  tazechip replied 3 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

What does your blood pressure usually run?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Maybe 154/80 it goes higher at times, but this is with taking all my BP meds
Expert:  tazechip replied 3 months ago.

Well, then I'd consider 117/54 too low for you

Part of it might be dehydration but I think you need to contact your doctor to see if you need to cut back on one of your blood pressure medications for the time being

Please let me know if you need any more information