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Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/30/2008 3:40:40 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Diziness, Heart feels as if it is swelling or tightning up causing breathing difficulty. Also causes pulse to race to the point that I am afraid that I am going to pass out. I have also gained weight on this drug, am tired, short of breath and have a cough that is ongoing. I feel that I do need to get the VA to change this medication.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/7/2008 1:47:45 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
been taking it about 3yrs. headache when i miss a dose. persistent cough that seems worse but may not be from drug. BP was never that high but was also on the pill. ob-gyn thought i should use other contraceptive she was afraid of stroke, primary doc said there was no problem continuing the pill as bp was under control. who do i believe? i changed my contraception

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/27/2008 6:26:07 PM

Reviewer: edwardjw, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
it lowered my blood pressure to 141 to 150/ 65/ 59

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/18/2008 10:40:46 AM

Reviewer: bernardjoe3, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I take glimepirde.lipitor with tuis med. I can't seem to lose any Wt. i think i will try salba. I'm 67 with bad legs so don't tell me to run

Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/25/2008 10:27:10 AM

Reviewer: beechwoodbrat90, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this medicine for a couple of years. It has lowered my blood pressure some, but also has left me with side effects.......ankle swelling, severe body pain, and lightheadedness. After reading the reviews from the listed patients, I am contacting my doctor and asking him if I can be on a different medication. The doctor claims the medicine doesn't cause some of the pain I am exp ... Show Full Comment

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