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Blood pressure 110/58??? At 26+2

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MumToBe2015R Fri 01-May-15 00:20:13

Had my blood pressure checked at an antenatal appointment on Tuesday, and blood pressure was 110/58. Midwife said its normal, however was a very moody midwife who seemed not bothered didn't want to discuss further.

Anyone no wether it's okay or not? Anything to worry about???

CherriesAndSlippers Fri 01-May-15 00:22:11

It's totally normal smile

MumToBe2015R Fri 01-May-15 00:23:48

Thank you cherries [happy]

MumToBe2015R Fri 01-May-15 00:24:28


applecore0317 Fri 01-May-15 05:38:59

Yep don't worry, mine flits between 100/58 and 117/70, usually depends whether it's done morning or afternoon. As long as you aren't experiencing diziness that can sometimes be bought on by lower blood pressure then they don't worry

scarednoob Fri 01-May-15 08:15:41

Anything under 120/80 is "normal" when you're not pregnant; they let you go a bit higher before worrying at all when you are knocked up.

That's a v healthy blood pressure, nothing to worry about!

BlinkAndMiss Fri 01-May-15 09:23:29

The maximum you can go to when preganant without concern in 140/90, after that it's classed as mild hypertension. 150/100 is moderate and 160/110 is severe. Unless you have protein in urine or you are having symptoms such as flashing lights in your eyes and a severe headache then they just monitor you and the baby. Blood pressure tends to go lower in then 2nd tri and then up in the 3rd tri, I wouldn't worry about your reading as it's the bottom number that causes the worry rather than the top one.

Sbear22 Fri 01-May-15 10:03:16

What a lovely bp! That's what you want :D best of luck

MumToBe2015R Fri 01-May-15 23:31:34

Aww thank you everyone for your replies. Has definetly made me feel better knowing all this. X

SueV14 Sat 02-May-15 09:08:24

Mine was 95/50smth and apparently still normal. I'm around the same weeks as you.

MumToBe2015R Sun 03-May-15 11:38:25

Aww Congrats SueV when's your due date?

bonzo77 Sun 03-May-15 11:51:45

Similar figures as you op. 20 weeks with dc3. Had the same in my previous pregnancies. It only became an issue when I had epidurals for my CSs. It dropped lower, lowest was around 80/40 IIRC and I was given drugs and fluids to increase it. Make sure you really drink plenty as it helps a little

SueV14 Tue 12-May-15 21:39:45

Hi OP, was first Aug 2, now July 30. And you?

MumToBe2015R Tue 12-May-15 21:41:25

Hi Sue mines 3rd aug. Hasn't changed as yet lol. Hope all is going well with you x

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