Dad is 84 and his blood pressure is 144/?, he takes 8 different pills, which one is a blood pressure pill, but it's still high? ?

3 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    Some providers feel that at age 84, ANY blood pressure reading is acceptable.

    Another medical truism: the enemy of good, is better.

  • 1 month ago

    Follow up his doc. Older people need higher BPs sometimes because their arteries are stiff

  • 1 month ago

    We can't tell which one is the blood pressure pill.

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