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    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    4/25/2016 4:26:29 PM

    Reviewer: ricbrk, 55-64 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

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    Current Rating: 1

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    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was given this to help control blood pressure with my current drug Lisinopril. I noticed blurred vision within 3 weeks. I was told by Dr. to discontinue use. Withdrawal was terrible. Itching, chest and side pain. 3 weeks off medication and vision still blurred. Was told it may be permanent.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    4/25/2016 10:20:28 AM

    Reviewer: Books2, 45-54 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    caused dizziness and ankle swelling, not a good feeling

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    4/18/2016 10:26:44 AM

    Reviewer: ricbrk, 55-64 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    3 weeks into taking this medication I started developing blurred vision, halos and stars around lights and dry eyes. We thought it was glasses but 3 lens changes and 2 months later my Optometrist said it had to be other issues. My glaucoma test was good and he could see no issues in my eyes. I had been on my other medications 15 years but a new Doctor added Metoprolol Tartrate as a additional dru ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    4/7/2016 3:43:56 PM

    Reviewer: kccountygirl, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I take the medication for high blood pressure, fast heart rate and a previous mild heart attack.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    4/5/2016 1:52:27 PM

    Reviewer: hmicro, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I only took a 25 mg tablet and I experienced awful side effects. It felt like an elephant was sitting on my chest and my breathing rate was too slow. I felt sedated and I had awful nightmares that night, and experienced upset stomach and hungover feeling the next day. This drug is not for me.

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