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If my blood pressure is 126 over 61 and pulse was 76 but my

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If my blood pressure is 126 over 61 and pulse was 76 but my head has been hurting for the past 24 hour and have history of high blood pressure. Is this normal? Is this a normal blood pressure reading?
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Pamela replied 11 years ago.


This is a very normal blood pressure. Are you on medication for your blood pressure, I assume you are as it looks to be in good control but it is really hard to say for certain based on just one reading.

Do you have any allergies or sinus problems? Or migraine history?