Low blood pressure (hypotension)Overview

overview

Low blood pressure, also called hypotension, is when the pressure in your blood vessels is unusually low.

symptoms

Symptoms of low blood pressure include dizziness, feeling sick and fainting.

treatments_overview

Treatment for low blood pressure will depend on what's causing it. It might involve things like wearing support stockings or drinking more water.

Page last reviewed: 24/08/2017
Next review due: 24/08/2020