1. FAQs
  2. PreCardix®
  3. Dosing and Administration

How do I measure my baseline and weekly blood pressure?

If you’re just starting to measure your blood pressure at home, it’s important to calculate your baseline blood pressure. Measure your blood pressure (before starting PreCardix® twice in the morning and twice in the evening for 7 days in a row. Discard the first day of readings and average the last 6 days. Record in this printable (PDF) or the PreCardix® blood pressure app.  Share this information with your health care provider to discuss your baseline blood pressure readings and how to best support your blood pressure health.

Measure your weekly blood pressure once a week twice each morning and each evening every day for eight weeks. Record your blood pressure using the PreCardix® blood pressure App or a blood pressure log. 

Calculate your average blood pressure using the PreCardix® blood pressure App or a blood pressure log. Compare your baseline blood pressure to your blood pressure after eight weeks. Every 2mmHg improvement in blood pressure has a positive effect on outcomes.