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My father is having a blood pressure rate 138/57.what does it says.Is it okay. He's age is 68.Please advice?
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doctor profileDr. Swapnil Saurabh
General Physician | 2 years | Kamrup Metropolitan
Looks quite okay to me. Just a little bit alertness is needed. Diet and all is fine.. But m worried about the future course of what he should be doing to keep well. God bless. My blessings and wishes for him. M a call away
Answered 4 months ago
doctor profileDr. Pritha Mukherjee
General Physician | 3 years | Bardhaman
Check BP while he will be at relaxed state, 3-4 times a day, and make a average out of it. He can just modify his diet, and do exercise / brisk walking for 40-45 minutes a day.
Answered 6 months ago
doctor profileDr. Ojashwin Mishra
General Physician | 3 years | Khorda
There's a widening of pulse pressure which could point towards valvular pathologies as well. Needs complete cardio workup and detailed consult.
Answered 6 months ago
doctor profileDr. Ujjyani Pawar
General Physician | 2 years | Mumbai
Can help you with the next course of action and treatment plan. Would like to discuss in details and provide apt solution. Kindly consult.
Answered 5 months ago
doctor profileDr. Kadaba Chandrasekhariah
General Physician | 52 years | Bengaluru
Please keep BP readings randomly about 4-5 times measured at home or a clinic after resting for about 10 mins and please consult
Answered 6 months ago
doctor profileDr. Ashutosh Loka
General Physician | 9 months | Hyderabad
Need to get a complete set of tests done as his age is 68. Kindly consult so that we can order investigations accordingly
Answered 6 months ago
doctor profileDr. Krishnan Nair
General Physician | 1 months | Ernakulam
If so-Kindly check again-The lower figure is of hypotension level-The upper value is little high-review adviced
Answered 6 months ago
doctor profileDr. Anushi Kulshrestha
General Physician | 15 years | Jhujhunu
Repeat bp. Better with mercury bp instrument. Test haemoglobin. If ok then go for cardiac evaluation
Answered 6 months ago
doctor profileDr. Ramesh Bajjuri
General Physician | 6 months | Warangal
Normal BP to his age If BP >150/90 we need start the medication and life style modification
Answered 6 months ago
doctor profileDr. Sakshi Sharma
General Physician | 5 years | Jammu
It’s ok Take less salt in diet Eat fresh fruits and vegetables Monitor blood pressure
Answered 6 months ago
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