How is blood pressure (BP) assessed in patients with eclampsia?

Updated: Apr 18, 2019
  • Author: Michael G Ross, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Ronald M Ramus, MD  more...
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BP should be assessed with the goal of maintaining the diastolic BP at less than 110 mm Hg with administration of antihypertensive medications as needed (eg, hydralazine, labetalol, nifedipine).


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