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Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/14/2008 6:40:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Have been on drug since August. It lowered pressure . Have had hives and rashes since. Prednisone was only thing that helped. Rash came back 2 days later. Doc thinks its something else . I am allergic to Sulpha drugs He does not think There is enogh in it to bother me. I am stopping drug today . Will call him in the morning. Tried lisinopril and was allergic to it. Hope there is something I can ta ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/8/2008 9:44:28 AM

Reviewer: roy lyles, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
no sex drive

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/6/2008 6:30:42 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i have blurred vision dizziness sexual problems and i only take 12.5mg

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/5/2008 9:58:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking this for a week so I don't know the effect it will have on my BP. I feel REALLY tired except right after I wake up or after a nap. I am only 47 and should not be this tired all the time. Also experiencing lightheadedness and mild loss of appetite. Generally, I feel like crap. Am going back to the doc in a couple of weeks and will stop taking this medication if I don't fe ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/3/2008 1:27:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been on this med for 3 weeks now.Taking 25mg daily. The first week was very rough with side effects of dizziness, nausea at times, some minor aches and pains and some mild chest pain and tightness. I also have to take Atenolol 50mg daily. It took 11 days before I started having more times during the day where I felt better and even some days where I felt normal again. I highly recommend t ... Show Full Comment

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