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Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/10/2009 11:00:54 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 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:
After having my first child my blood pressure went to 200/135. IV medication couldn't even bring it down. Once I started Bystolic it was down to normal again. I thank God that my Dr.finally found something that probably saved my life. I have no side effects either.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/8/2009 3:58:26 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I'm back I made and entry of 11/27/08 (Indian dr.) I had to be weaned off of Bystolic couldn't take the weird spacey feeling any longer...I started getting MIGRAINES regulary and headaches daily. It was great at first then after two months I couldn't cut it any longer. PLEASE BE MINDFUL DO NOT STOP TAKING ON YOUR OWN YOU MUST HAVE DR. PERMISSION IT WILL/CAN CAUSE A HEART ATTACK. You ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/7/2009 1:45:52 PM

Reviewer: azalea, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had severe neck pain while on this medication for 3 days.I have an old C1 burst fracture in my neck and the pain was as bad as the day I broke my neck!I had to stop it.Please be careful with this medication.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/6/2009 2:38:22 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
For those complaining about the BYSTOLIC side effects after switching from other beta blockers such as TOPROL/METOPROLOL, make sure you were not taking the generic versions. THE FDA has recalled all generic METOPROLOL/TOPROL manufactured by ETHEX and SANDOZ. Make sure you try the brand drug called TOPROL-XL (Astra Zeneca) or LOPRESSOR (NOVARTIS pharm) before switching. CONSUMER LABS has reported t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/2/2009 9:11:30 AM

Reviewer: mormuse@aol.com, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been on bystolic for 3 weeks now. Started with 10mg. ,B/P stayed up..now up to 20mg/day. Pulse is slow 46/min.but I am a runner and it has always been in the 50's.B/p is marginally lower. Have had the naging headache,have satrted with mild to mod. ringing in my ears. Sounds like an electric motor running in the next room!!!I was on Benicar was not working well. I am gonna give this pois ... Show Full Comment

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