Blood pressure is 174 over 74 its usually 125over40 also

Patient

Q: Blood pressure is 174 over 74. its usually 125over40. also am feeling jittery and a little light headed. i am a78year old female. weigh 163 and i am 5'3".

Doctor

A:   Hello,
Welcome to ATD. Thank you for the query.

Your systolic blood pressure is on the higher side and it may be the cause of the symptoms you have mentioned.

Please let me know your ongoing treatment and I'll guide you further.

Take care.






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