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20 Nov 2005

Blood Pressure
Hi,

What is considered normal blood pressure for over 80 year olds? I am aware that 140/90 is considered raised, is this so for my age?

Any assistance or direction would be greatly appreciated.

Kind Regards

Felix and Win Moser
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01 Jan 0001

Felix, we prefer blood pressure to be below 135/85, but 120/80 is better. Actually 110/70 is even more better. :-) I think the best would be to aim for 120/80, but not increase your medication if the blood pressure is below 135/85. Good luck.
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