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Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/12/2009 11:24:08 PM

Reviewer: zsazsa, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i have taken this for 4 years changed drs and prescribed just a water pill for HBP, then changed doctors because of moving and back on this medication but i have gained 30lbs and have been on med for 6 yrs now and now my liver is elevated so will be seeing dr at age of 51 he feels could be this pill? but i have had problems with dizzyness that they cant diagnois and weight i cant loose,dry eyes, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/10/2009 9:28:11 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:

Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/8/2009 11:12:19 AM

Reviewer: jacq, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I too was switched from the generic of Toprol XL (metoprolol succinate) over to this, metoprolol tartrate, and taking twice a day. I have have had weight gain, inability to walk at a cardio pace, dry eyes, lack of sexual desire, extreme fatigue, depression, the return of hot flashes, dry mouth, IBS-type problems. I called my doctor to be switched over to something else but she was in no hurry to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/2/2009 7:09:44 PM

Reviewer: Not A Happy Camper, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
OMG, two days after starting this medication I developed gas and bloating. A few days later I started getting pains in my stomach..This medication is not a good thing. I'm flushing it down the toilet. (BTW, my doc. told me to stop taking it - I also have IBS)

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/31/2009 3:59:19 PM

Reviewer: jrobboz, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My doctor put me on this after atenolol was not working well for me. I know there are no symptoms associated with high blood pressure but after 2 weeks on Metoprolol I feel much better than I have in years!

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