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Diastolic pressures fell 10 mm Hg, from 91 to 81 mm Hg on average.
There was no effect of cholecalciferol supplementation on diastolic pressure (P = 0.
At the conclusion of the 12 week study, there was a significant decrease in systolic and diastolic pressure in addition to a decrease in heart rate in the PycnoQ10 group, compared with marginal improvements in the control group.
Pre-hypertension is a risk factor for heart disease and is characterized by mildly high blood pressure - 120-139mm Hg systolic pressure and a diastolic pressure of 80-89.
His systolic pressure ranged from 170 to 220, and his diastolic pressure was over 100 for almost the entire procedure.
This was a significant further reduction of diastolic pressure
6 mm Hg lower diastolic pressure (the bottom reading), compared to the placebo group.
Diastolic Pressure (the bottom number) reflects the arterial pressure between heartbeats.
The second number is the diastolic pressure and is the lowest pressure of blood when the heart is relaxed.
It is diagnosed in people with a systolic blood pressure (taken when the heart muscle contracts) of 140 mm Hg or greater, or a diastolic pressure (referring to the time between contractions) of 90 or more.
This will cause vasoconstriction and result in a rise in the diastolic pressure causing a narrowed pulse pressure.
Hinojosa and his colleagues at the University of California, Irvine, defined complete resolution of hypertension as a systolic blood pressure less than 140 mm Hg and diastolic pressure less than 80 mm Hg without the use of any antihypertensive medication.