Posted by Vincent
on October 22, 2000 at 20:56:12:
In Reply to: 5 year old with HBP posted by Donitta T. on October 15, 2000 at 16:06:23:
Yes 148/92 is too high of a blood pressure for a 5 year old. The syptoms he is having are not neccessarily because of his blood pressure but could be. You need to take your son to a pediatritian. A pediatritian specializes in children's illness and would be a better route than a general physician.