Things you need to know before using the Blood Pressure app

Last Update date : May 25. 2022

The Blood Pressure App is compatible with Samsung Galaxy Watch and Phone to create, record, store and display blood pressure information, but there are some exceptions where the function cannot be used. Check below to know if you are among these exceptions.

Do not use the blood pressure feature if you are younger than 22 years old, pregnant, or have any of the following conditions: 

  • Arrhythmia.
  • Prior history of heart failure or a previous heart attack.
  • Peripheral vascular disease or compromised circulation. 
  • Valvular disease (disease concerning the aortic valve). 
  • Cardiomyopathy.
  • Other known cardiovascular cases.
  • End-stage renal disease (ESRD).
  • Diabetes.
  • Neurological disorder (for example, tremors).
  • Clotting disorder or if you are taking prescribed blood thinners.
  • Tattoo(s) on the wrist where you will wear the Galaxy Watch

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