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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Bystolic Oral.

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/14/2008 7:19:09 AM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Switching from atenolol to Bystolic has greatly improved my life. I was on atenolol for 4-5 years and was always tired and complaining of feeling old and worn out. I would crawl out of bed in the morning and feel as if I had not even slept. Switched to Bystolic several weeks ago and my energy level is beyond belief. I now realiz how truly miserable I was on atenolol and wondering if I was actuall ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/13/2008 11:14:43 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Seems to work okay. Some swelling in lower legs and feet. Cough, nasal congestion. BP about 130/70 with other drugs such as Cozaar, Hytrin

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/13/2008 10:41:49 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Although medication has lowered my blood pressure, it has caused GI problems such as heart burn, burping, etc.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/11/2008 10:37:10 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been experiencing heart palpitations for the past few months. My heart doctor did a stress test and everything was normal. I am currently taking Lisonpril and Verapimil. My doctor gave me samples of Bystolic and I took one as soon as I left the office. Believe it or not, I have not had any palpitations since taking the pill. I don't feel anxious and out of breath like I used to. I used ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/10/2008 9:34:34 AM

Reviewer: Benny L., 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
On it for approx. 1 mos. 7.5 mg. Started getting tightness in chest and labored breathing doing simple tasks. Cramping in leg (calf.) Switching to calcium channel blocker.

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