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Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/24/2008 11:24:46 AM

Reviewer: Drose0527, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Took this medication for three days. First day within a half hour developed dry cough. Lasted on and off all day. Second day Still had cough but a screaming headache was a new symptom. Third Started experiencing cramping and involentary muscle spams over my legs and hands. Kept me up all night. Called doctor and trying something new. no longer on this medication.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/19/2008 2:39:59 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was taking Atenelol only for high blood pressure and it was not working. The doctor added Lisinopril and my blood pressure is now normal. I am very greatful.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/19/2008 1:06:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
While Lisinopiril did lower my BP, I experienced the most horrible leg cramping and tingling. Would wake up at night with knife like pain in thighs and calves. Lab work all normal. Discontinued this drug. Now on Diovan and legs are slowly getting better.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/16/2008 9:23:33 AM

Reviewer: magpiemaggie, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Has dropped BP, but so did enalapril-hctz for many years. Cough started right away and frequent urination. 1 week on meds passed out (seizure/foaming at mouth) and spent 3 days in hospital. On cardiac monitor and tests...heart OK. Severe pain across chest and back, is difficult to take breath or move. Must take 2 hydrocordone every 4hours for any relief of pain. The day I passed out I had been in ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/8/2008 7:19:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have only been taking this medication for a few days, and my bp dropped considerably! I have a nagging little cough 24 hours a day, but cough drops help. Being in the heat is scary, though. I went to a festival yesterday, for less than an hour, and had to go home, due to severe dizzyness and stomach cramps. I checked my blood pressure when I got home and it was 89/57!! So, I recommend staying ou ... Show Full Comment

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