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Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/9/2009 10:55:55 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
At first, the drug worked great.Later, however, I began to have rapid heart beat problems with it. First, it was a few flutters, then all of a sudden, my rate went up to 130 just sitting! When I stopped taking the drug, I felt great, no flutters, no rapid rate. I was also taking lisinopril which does OK on its own.I was surprised to have this drug do this but I have friends who have had the same p ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/8/2009 2:07:52 PM

Reviewer: waycol126, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took this drug for about 5 months and it did help reduce my blood pressure. However, after about 3 months, I developed a very bad rash over much of my body that itched excessively. After I discontinued the medication, it has taken more than 9 months for the rash to go away.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/28/2009 8:50:40 PM

Reviewer: 2005chry, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Caused restlessness after 5 days at night and feet would itch so much I could not sleep, I am allergic to sulfa drugs but DR thought it wasn't enough to matter. Did not lower BP

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/28/2009 2:39:05 PM

Reviewer: sherie, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication has caused me kidney failure the dr. kept prescribing it to me for almost 2 years and i already suffered from kidney problems

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/25/2009 2:23:25 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking Accuretic with Hydreoc hlorothiazide for few months now. I seemed to tolerate it fine at the beginning. The Doc. put me on deladin for pain, after being on Percocet for 3 years. My legs are swelling now. Any ideas

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