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My blood pressure flactuates during the day ...is that

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My blood pressure flactuates during the day ...is that normal?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Probably so.How much does it fluctuate?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
From 119/75 most of the time to 155/80 in the afternoons
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
that is quite a jump.I would get a 24 hour ambulatory BP monitor from your GPthese are common in the UK.this will give the true readings over 24 hours
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