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What is around normal blood pressure for me? I'm 91 yrs old,

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What is around normal blood pressure for me? I'm 91 yrs old, weight 130 lbs?
JA: Is this consistent, or is there some fluctuation in blood pressure?
Customer: I'm unsure because I just took it when feeling a bit faint. I feel OK now.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I've been diagnosed with hyper tension.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 2 months ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

We want to be little liberal about blood pressure rnge at your age.

Too tight BP control can cause dizziness.

Too low BP can be detrimental to heart and brain.

Hence the best number will be systolic between 130-150 ( upper number); ad diastolic between 70-85 ( lower number).

What is your BP?

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Expert:  Dr. Mo replied 30 days ago.

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