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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
7/27/2014 10:48:35 PM

Reviewer: jelo1203, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I take 20 mgs a day and whether i take it all at once or divided, my blood pressure is never fully controlled for long.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/19/2014 5:31:32 PM

Reviewer: TeresaL, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Less than a month but the warnings scare me

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/15/2014 9:56:22 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
have had ED lately and wondering if caused by this drug

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/25/2014 4:52:49 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been dealing with an extraordinary amount of stress and found that all of a sudden, my heart was behaving in ways it never has before. I stayed to my deadlines at work and took care of the families of family members who passed (7 in a 6 month period). Finally, I went to the doctor and blood pressure was high. She put me on Bystolic - 5 mg a day. I have a calmer beating heart...however w ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/20/2014 1:15:46 PM

Reviewer: Lightofday58, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am VERY happy with this medication. I have HBP but my doctor added this medication a few years ago for tachycardia which was driving me crazy! I take 10 mgs per day and feel much calmer less like I want to crawl out of my body. If I miss a dose or 2, I can definitely tell the difference.

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