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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Amlodipine Besylate (Bulk) Misc.

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Condition: Other
9/13/2014 3:42:30 PM

Reviewer: Jill, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was diagnosed with prinz metal angina, doctor put me on this. Now my blood pressure is up, having heart palpitations and vaginal bleeding like on my period. I am going to talk to my doctor about stopping this.

Condition: Other
8/18/2014 12:34:56 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My doctor prescribed this drug as a boost to Losartan that I am taking for high blood pressure. Although it did bring my blood pressure down from 165 to 135 the aches and pains I felt were HORRIBLE!!! I hurt so bad I wanted to cry! The worst drug I have ever taken and I am 59 years old. Side effectes are not worth the benefit when there are other drugs out there to take.

Condition: Other
8/5/2014 11:06:48 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Makes me feel tired, hands, feet, eyes swelling, joints ake make me feel awful

Condition: Other
7/18/2014 2:12:51 PM

Reviewer: jula, 55-64 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

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Condition: Other
7/6/2014 12:19:17 PM

Reviewer: Xena, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been taking amlopine besylate 5 mg as a calcium channel blocker for about 6 months for Raynaud's Disease. I have notice an improvement in my Raynauds. The only side effect I noticed was my left ankle and foot swells toward the end of the day. I also am losing a lot more hair than I used to and I didn't realize until reading these comments that some other people are losing their ha ... Show Full Comment

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