High Blood Pressure and Pregnancy: How High is Too High?

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High blood pressure is something that many women must worry about while they are pregnant. It is something that can cause birth defects and other complications with a pregnancy because the baby may not be able to get the amount of oxygen that it needs.

One major concern that women have who have high blood pressure is the possibility of developing preeclampsia. This is a dangerous condition that needs to be treated if it does surface. When women develop this condition, it is possible that their life or that of their baby could be in danger.

High-blood-pressure-can-cause-birth-defects-and-other-complications-with-a-pregnancyFor the most part, it is best for the blood pressure of a pregnant woman stay under 140/90. When the numbers are higher than this, doctors will want to monitor the blood pressure of the woman and the health of her baby carefully. If blood pressure is over 160/110, this is considered to be an emergency and the woman should go to the ER.

Women who do have a high blood pressure should notify their doctor if they feel dizzy or faint and if they develop frequent headaches or nosebleeds. This could be a sign that a serious issue is present that needs to be addressed. Discuss with your doctor other signs that you should watch for was will.

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