This is confirmed by values   of maximum pressure (systolic) in the arterial system greater than or equal to 140 mmHg and/or a   minimum pressure (diastolic) greater than or equal to 90 mmHg, using consecutive measurements taken by a doctor.

Where the patient measures their own blood pressure at home, repeated findings of maximum and minimum pressure values greater than or equal to 135 mmHg and/or 85 mmHg respectively, are considered indicative of a high blood pressure condition.

 

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Reporting of suspected adverse reactions

Reporting suspected adverse reactions after authorisation of the medicinal product is important. It allows continued monitoring of the benefit/risk balance of the medicinal product.

Healthcare professionals and consumers are asked to report any suspected adverse reactions via the national reporting system.

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