How high blood pressure is too high | Hypertension


According to the World With Art Hight blood pressure is also called Hypertension is a common condition in which the long term force of the blood against your artery walls is high enough that it may eventually cause health problem, such as heart disease. In simple word BP is the force of blood pushing against the walls of blood vessels. Usually Systolic BP is greater then 140 mmHg and the diastolic BP above the 90 mmHg or both over sustained period. So let we discuss the how high BP is too high :

The Normal BP is 120/80 usually we consider 130/90 is also normal but its is actually normal but condition became serious when its going to up 140/100. Its is the starting point of high BP (hypertension). When BP increase by the number for example : 150/110 then 150 will systolic BP and 110 will be the diastolic BP. There are Two type of blood pressure :

Systolic Blood Pressure : Pressure in arteries when heart beat (120 mmHg / 16 kPa)

Diastolic Blood Pressure : Pressure in arteries when heart rests between beats (80 mmHg / 11 KPa)

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Common factors that can lead to high BP include: A diet high in salt, fat, and/or cholesterol. Chronic conditions such as kidney and hormone problems, diabetes, and high cholesterol. Family history, especially if your parents or other close relatives have high BP. Anxiety and in the situation of angry also cause the  BP high. If you are the addiction of cigarette that may also cause the height BP mostly this case is occur in by rise the number of age. That the main reason of hypertension.


  • Severe headaches
  • Nosebleed
  • Fatigue or confusion
  • Vision problems
  • Chest pain
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Blood in the urine


In mostly emergency cases of high blood pressure doctors use the emergency tablet name is captopril. This tablet use in emergency cases when patient became unconscious in the case of hypertension. The variant of captopril is capoten tablet which is present in market as this name. And the other one is infusion name Furosemide present in different names in market.

The use of captopril : Doctors use this for the rapid treatment of patient doctors take the tablet and placed under the tongue of the patients.

The use of Furosemide : Doctors also use this infusion or injection for rapid treatment they simple inject this injection in the intravenous of patient.


Low BP is generally considered blood pressure reading lower than 80 millimeters of mercury (mm Hg) for the top number (systolic) or 60 mm Hg for the bottom number (diastolic). What’s considered low BP for one person might be OK for someone else. In the simple word Low BP (hypertension) is pressure so low it cause symptoms or sings due to the low flow blood thought the arteries and veins. When the flow of blood is to low to deliver the enough oxygen and nutrition to vital organs such as : brain , heart and kidney the organs do not function normally and may be permanently damaged.


Causes includes in low BP is  dehydration, long-term bed rest, pregnancy, certain medical conditions and some medications. This type of low BP is common in older adults. Postprandial hypotension. This drop in BP occurs 1 to 2 hours after eating.

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  • lightheadedness or dizziness.
  • feeling sick.
  • blurred vision.
  • generally feeling weak.
  • confusion.
  • fainting.


The low blood pressure patients rate is to low then high BP that why doctors do not use any oral medicine for this treatment. The local treatment of low BP is increase the number of salt in diet and we should fulfil the reason cause the low BP.

  1. Increase the water intake
  2. consume more sodium
  3. Avoid alcohol intake
  4. stay active
  5. Wear compression stocking
  6. Avoid staying in heat for long
  7. Use extra pillows
  8. Include caffeine in your diet
  9. Consume a healthy diet
  10. Consult your doctor


A doctor or nurse can listen to your blood pressure by placing a stethoscope on your artery and pumping up a cuff placed around your arm. The BP is read on a special meter called a sphygmomanometer.

But in some cases we need to check BP at home so the patients of BP use the BP machine for check the blood pressure. some companies introduced new digital BP machine which became very use full for all the hypertension patient.




High blood pressure (hypertension)
Procedure to check the Blood pressure

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