Your blood pressure is 116 over 81?


What your values mean

Your blood pressure is: Normal
But regarding your systolic (upper) value your blood pressure is rather: Ideal!

If you are getting two different types of classification for your blood pressure it is more likely to chose the one that is considered worse, e.g. if your systolic (upper) value is 'normal' and your diastolic (lower) value is 'high normal', consider 'high normal' as your classification.

Table of Contents

  1. Blood Pressure 116 over 81 on the scale
  2. Virtual Blood Pressure Monitor for 116/81
  3. What does "Normal" mean?
  4. Check another value

1. Scale / Classification as diagram

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Diastolic value
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2. Virtual Blood Pressure Monitor

Blood Pressure 116 over 81 on the blood pressure monitor

3. Check another value

Systole (upper value):
Diastole (lower value):

4. Meaning of Normal blood pressure

Your blood pressure is normal.

Requirement for a normal blood pressure is a value of under 130 over 85.

Would your systolic (upper) value increase by 4 mmHg to 130 mmHg and your diastolic (lower) value would increase by 4 mmHg to 85 mmHg your blood pressure was not anymore 'normal' but 'high normal'.

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