#202, 3rd Floor, Above Khazana Jewellery, Ashish My Space, Madinaguda, HYD-50
Mon-Sat: Morning: 8.00 - 10.00am, Evening: 6.00 - 9.00pm Sun: Morning: 8.30-9.30am, Evening: Closed
Home BP monitoring involves measurement of BP in the living environment. It helps by involving the patient in the treatment and to understand more about high BP and it also increases the chance of taking tablets regulary.It helps the doctor to find out whether the medicines are controlling the BP during most of the time.
It is not a substitute for your regular clinic or hospital visit. Do not stop medications without consulting your doctor when the BP is within normal limits at home.
How to measure the BP at your home?
Home BP monitoring is useful in the following situations:
Home BP monitoring Improves patients adherence to treatment as he is also actively involved in the treatment process.
Normal Home BP values:
Home BP values should be less than 130/80 mmHg. Values above 135/85 mmHg is considered high BP and intervention is required.
Home BP monitoring is not recommended for patients with irregular heart rates. BP fluctuations during sleep can not be detected by Home BP monitoring. Only 24 hours Ambulatory monitoring can detect whether normal night time fall in BP occurs or not.