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I dont usually have gh blood pressure but I am using a home

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I dont usually have high blood pressure but I am using a home monitor & my pressure seems to be rising. About 2 hours ago it was 145/96, now it is 158/106 should I do anything now I am worried
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DIEGO BONILLA replied 1 year ago.

Hello

This is Dr. Bonilla.

Do you take any medications? Do you have any pain?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No I dont have any pain and I dont take any meds
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
There is no pain
Expert:  DIEGO BONILLA replied 1 year ago.

Your BP is abnormal. You should see your PCP ASAP. It's likely you have hypertension. If you have persistent systolic pressure(the second number) over 100 you should go to the ER. Please rate my answer.

Thanks

Expert:  Dr. David replied 12 months ago.

This is Dr. David

severe anxiety symptoms can also raise up blood pressure as well.

it sounds like you are worried about your blood pressure.

do you have anxiety symptoms?

how old are you?