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Blood Pressure question

I took my Blood pressure at Albertsons and it was 134/ 80. Is that horrible? Would they medicate someone at that level? I don't have insurance, so doc will have to wait :(

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:23 PM on Oct. 12, 2010 in Health

Answers (3)
  • I don't thnk they consider it 'high' until it's over 140 (top) 90 (bottom). One or the other.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 7:29 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • I agree with but_mommie. My doc told me I would not be treated if it was under 140/90.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 7:54 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • No, they would not medicate at that level, but it could be high for you.......Try walking every day for 30 minutes to reduce it....
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:22 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

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