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I am worried that my blood pressure is to low i took it

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I am worried that my blood pressure is to low i took it today and the systolic was 98 and the diastolic was 70 I was wondering if this is to low
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Nurse Annie replied 11 years ago.

This is a little low- normal blood pressure is 120/80, so especially the top number is ***** little low. There are many causes of low blood pressure
including heart failure, medications, advanced diabetes, fainting, just
to name a few. I would definately notify your doctor of this if you haven't already, and also keep checking it.