I am having ringing in my ears which actually wakes me up at night. When I awake, my head is throbbing and I feel pretty rough. Someone advised me to start taking my blood pressure just to see what it is when I wake up like this. I found my systolic/diastolic average, over a 1 week period, to be about 150/85 and my pulse rate averaging 50. I also began taking readings before settling down for the night for a week also. The average was 145/77 and the pulse rate 50. I am a 60 year old male, have moderately high cholesterol but am not overweight. Isn't that pulse rate too low? What could be causing this blood pressure, pulse rate, ringing in the ears and headache problem.
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.