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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of accuretic oral.

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11 Total User Reviews

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/12/2013 1:42:07 PM

Reviewer: bidz, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
itchy troat and coughing so hard.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/4/2012 9:55:09 AM

Reviewer: troy111, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Started using this drug after generic Lisinporil didn't lower BP enough. Generic Lisinporil got my 155 BP to around 145. My doctor wanted my to try a Brand med. she suggested Benicar 40mgs. I wasn't comfortable going from 10mg of lisinopril to 40mgs of benicar. I prayed about it and did my own research and choose Accuretic. So far my BP is averageing 127/80. The only side effects so far ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/6/2012 4:37:43 PM

Reviewer: Tcos, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After being on this drug for 20 years I had wicked side effects , cough , dizzy, light headed, sleep issues. I've had to switch 4 times before doctors found a replacement drug.I was off work due to this and found it hard to balance my blood pressure.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
4/1/2011 6:10:29 AM

Reviewer: High Blood Pressure, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication makes my husband cough so hard he can barley catch his breath. His face turns red he almost chocks. I find this medication to be ineffective for my husbands high blood pressure we are seeking another medication to keep his high blood pressure down without this side effect.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/2/2009 4:35:57 PM

Reviewer: bubbles2055, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This drug with the help of Coreg has kept my blood pressure under control.

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