HOW BAD IS 130 80 Blood Pressure?

Is 130/80 a healthy blood pressure level?

Normal: Less than 120/80.

Elevated: Systolic between 120-129 and diastolic less than 80.

Stage 1 hypertension: Systolic between 130-139 or diastolic between 80-89..

What is normal blood pressure by age?

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Is 132 over 80 a good blood pressure?

Blood pressure lower than 120/80 mm Hg is considered normal. Blood pressure that’s 130/80 mm Hg or more is considered high. If your numbers are above normal but under 130/80 mm Hg, you fall into the category of elevated blood pressure. This means that you’re at risk for developing high blood pressure (3).

Is 130 over 70 a good blood pressure reading?

The second number ’70’ is your diastolic blood pressure which is the lowest level your blood pressure reaches as your heart rests between beats. Ideally, we should all have a blood pressure below 130 over 70 (130/70). This is the optimal blood pressure for people wishing to live a healthy life.

Is 140/90 bp need medication?

140/90 or higher (stage 2 hypertension): You probably need medication. At this level, your doctor is likely to prescribe medicine now to get your blood pressure under control. At the same time, you’ll also need to make lifestyle changes. If you ever have blood pressure that’s 180/120 or above, it’s an emergency.

What does it mean if your blood pressure is 130 90?

People with blood pressure of 130/90 have a higher risk than people with 120/80—even though both of those measurements were considered normal in the past. So even moderately high blood pressure (below past diagnostic thresholds) is unhealthy.