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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of bisoprolol-hydrochlorothiazide oral.

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21 Total User Reviews

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/15/2010 9:00:08 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication caused my feet and ankles to swell constantly. I also had difficulties breathing especially at night.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
4/17/2009 11:08:08 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
alergic reaction,dehydration,trouble breathing

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/6/2009 1:40:09 PM

Reviewer: Mrs. B, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I too experienced the dizziness, fog feeling, and forgetfulness. I also believe it is causing me to lose my hair. It has been shedding like crazy for about 9 months. My hair texture has also changed. I hate this medicine and have been begging my dr. to change my "cocktail" again. He refuses. I'm getting a second opinion.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/24/2008 9:23:12 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
When I first started taking this drug I felt ok but the longer I took it the more side effects I had. I was always feeling dizzy, severe leg cramps and I had no energy and was forgetful and fuzzy headed. My Dr took me off it for 7 days and all the effects went away but especially after 5 days I couldn't believe how good I felt. My head seemed to clear up and felt much better, I felt like ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/28/2008 10:10:14 PM

Reviewer: sedona002, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I love this medicine. I took Toprol XL for a while, but it did not lower my systolic pressure. My doc switched me to Bisoprolol and my bp loved it. It's effective, easy to use but unfortunately, caused me to break out in white spots all over my dark colored legs and arms. I was recently diagnosed with a medication eruption from the Hydrochlorothiazide component of the medicine. My meds have no ... Show Full Comment

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