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    Low BP and pulse rate
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    ozzielicious posted:
    Hello,
    Its 95 degrees outside and I just got back home about 2 hrs ago. I felt like my BP dropped so I measured it. It read: 77/42 (left arm), 74/45 (right arm), with a pulse of 63 & 62 bpm. My BP being low, shouldn't my pulse rate been a bit higher to compensate for low BP? I also did a manual measurement and it beats 1 x per second. At the moment, I am at total rest in front of my PC and only experience dizziness from a posture shift (from one seated position to a different seated position --scared to stand up!), and the light seems to be shinning really really bright thru my window.

    I guess it's heat that cause my low BP and a low diet. I had a protein shake for BF (320 cal including 1% milk) + a McDonald's McDouble burger (390 K) at 1 pm + 4 Belvita cookies (250 K) at 4 pm + 2 L coffee with cream (100 K?). I can deal with the low BP, but should I be concerned that my pulse is low at the same time?
    Thank you.

    Gender Male, Age: 33, 160Lbs, 6 ft, 2".
     
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    editor_morgan responded:
    Hi ozzzielicious,

    Have you spoken to a doctor about this?

    Keep us posted.


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