Is a pulse of 120 normal?
According to the American Heart Association, a normal adult resting heart rate is between 60 beats per minute (BPM) and 100 BPM for people 15 years and older. A resting pulse rate of 120 BPM in adults would be considered high.
What is normal pulse by age?
|Age||Normal Resting Heart Rate|
|Children 3 to 4 years old||80 to 120 bpm|
|Children 5 to 6 years old||75 to 115 bpm|
|Children 7 to 9 years old||70 to 110 bpm|
|Children 10 years and older and adults (including seniors)||60 to 100 bpm|
Is pulse 80 normal?
A resting heart rate is the number of times your heart beats per minute when you’re not engaged in a physical activity. What’s normal depends on your age and activity level but, generally, a resting heart rate of 60 to 80 beats per minute (BPM) is considered to be in the normal range.