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Condition: High Blood Pressure
4/24/2012 6:53:22 PM

Reviewer: scorp55, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This worked very well for me until I had severe reaction. Eventhough it is very rare, I developed pancreatitis. Ended up in the hospital. Don't care how well it worked. Stopped med immediatly.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/5/2012 1:43:37 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Three days after starting this (25mg) my BP was a pretty high 144/90, my tongue hurt, and I kept falling asleep if I sat still. By 7-10 days the symptoms resolved themselves and my bp is now 122/64. Noticing no associated constipation, no dry mouth for me at over three weeks of use.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/14/2011 2:27:48 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: High Blood Pressure
4/19/2011 8:49:19 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
after taking it for a few days I passed out in public and was taken to the hospital. The cause was dehydration. This prompted me to look up the other side affects which are too numerous to list. I've decided to stop taking it and just drink MORE WATER.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/7/2010 12:29:03 AM

Reviewer: mammyred2000, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I took this med for about six years, then a new doctor changed it and I had to take something to relieve the asthmatic attacks the new one caused. Eventually I was taking more of each and finally threw them all out for a few years. Kept my BP under control with diet for a few years, then it started to rise again. Docs tried me on two differnt beta blockers, which didn't work, so I begged my ... Show Full Comment

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