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Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/6/2009 9:56:29 PM

Reviewer: What Works?, 45-54 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 HCTZ 12.5mg for three weeks with no drop in B.P.& lost 12lbs on my own with diet & excercise. Totaly slowed down gym routine due to dizziness. Constantly thirsty, craved coffee after not drinking for six months. Continously had to urinate & could not sleep through the night. Had a few minor nose bleeds, headaches & listless. Have changed to Lisinopril 10mg & start 7 Feb 09 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/26/2009 6:40:29 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have very high triglercerides. I was hospitalized and almost died because of this drug.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/22/2009 5:26:49 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking HCTZ 25mg daily for over a year and it has controlled my hight blood pressure. The only side effect I've experienced is lightheadedness when I stand up quickly from squat or bent over position.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/18/2009 11:34:54 PM

Reviewer: ssprings, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am 30 years old and was diagnoised with hypertension about 2 months ago. My blood pressure had gone from 120/78 to 145/110. Since I have started taking this drug I have headaches, blurred vision and dizziness at times. On top of that I have gained 35 pounds and counting. I am going to stop taking this medicine but dont know what to do next because if the extra weight does not kill me the hig ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/18/2009 1:29:44 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Great med. except for the head ache that comes with it.

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