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Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/16/2008 12:53:29 AM

Reviewer: cheriemn, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
my blood pressure was good but now the med's are not so effective at 36 i will have to take 2 pills so 50mg or change med's it's up to the doc.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/15/2008 11:37:43 PM

Reviewer: pjs0315, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've been taking Hydrochlorothiazide for 6 months now. I have had excellent results with only occasional light dizzyness shortly after dosing. Unlike many of the reviewers,I read the precautions and stopped all alcohol consumption. It say it right there on the bottle as well as the medical recommendations my Doctor gave me. Not to consume alcohol. To drink at least 8 glasses of water daily. I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/14/2008 4:19:10 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on the drug for a week and it has been very effective. My blood pressure has dropped seven points and swelling around ankles has decreased. No side effects to speak of and no increase in urine output. I exercise and hydrate often and have not notice an increase in urine output.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/12/2008 11:48:53 AM

Reviewer: mckinck, 55-64 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 just started taking this and I am ok with it so far. Reading the comments. Sounds like some may have allergic reaction to sulfa{skin rashes} and others may have decreased potassium..muscle cramps. Y'all get your pharmacist involved with your side effects related to medication!

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/4/2008 11:32:13 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
dizziness

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