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Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/9/2009 11:26:29 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I began taking this drug about 6 months ago. I was on Toprol XL before. It has worked relatively well, but between the two, I am probably going to go back on Toprol. The main side effects of this drug for me have been lack of sleep. I have gone from 7-8 hours per night to 4-5 and that lack of sleep is causing headaches and other problems. I have gained weight, and have had heartbeat irregular ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/8/2009 12:57:28 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
lowers b/p effectively but i seemto have increased tendency for nu;mbness in toes and hands....especially troublesome at night while sleeping....toes painful when I first get out of bed

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/12/2009 7:22:23 PM

Reviewer: sunflower, 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been trying for a long time to find a blood pressure medicine that does not cause severe reactions. I was on amiloride for a year and went to er with hypoentremia. Tekturna made my hair fall out. Methyldopa sent my liver enzymes off the chart and made me very ill. The dr. wants to start me on bystolic, but I have asthma and I am reluctant to go on it. Does anyone have any suggestions. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/10/2009 2:54:58 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Believe or it not, I have been fighting my blood pressure for 2+ years. At the age of 35, I could not control it any longer. This is literally the 12th medication I have been prescribed in 2 years. The 10mg per day has lowered my blood pressure from stroke level, but it is not low enough. Does anyone have any suggestions?? Keep in mind I am deadly allergic to sulfa, penicillan, io ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/10/2009 4:32:34 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i am having insomnia and overall skin itchiness.  i had to stop coreg because of the itchiness.

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