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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of hydrochlorothiazide Oral.

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/15/2008 8:29:48 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
MAKES BOWEL MOVEMENTS HARD IF DONT DRINK ENOUGH EXTRA WATER

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/5/2008 10:36:50 PM

Reviewer: vmh, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I had to use the bathroom every 45 minutes until the meds were used up. Usually all morning. I suddenly became lightheaded after several years of use. The first day I tried going w/o it, it improved, and by the second day it was gone. My blood pressure has not yet increased, however I still take Lisinoprel. I have not noticed my hands swelling or other fluid retention since not taking this me ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
4/22/2008 8:29:53 PM

Reviewer: suelo1957, 65-74 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:
Should u take potassium with this med

Condition: High Blood Pressure
4/18/2008 8:41:12 PM

Reviewer: Carroll, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It works in combination with other drugs

Condition: High Blood Pressure
4/5/2008 12:33:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I didn't like this medicine because after one month of using it, I experienced extreme dryness with my skin. My fingertips split and it caused a rash on my face. Painful! I asked the doctor about it and she changed it to lisinopril. There has not been enough time to see what changes that will bring.

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