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Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/2/2008 1:49:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I developed severe heartburn with this drug and couldn't swallow any other meds or vitamins.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/27/2008 8:45:30 AM

Reviewer: bushwoman29, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been using this medication for about 5 months now and I am suffering with an itchy rash(hives)since October. Have been seeing an allergist since December for the Hives and can not find the cause of the recurring itchy rash. Just did research on this drug and these are all side effects. I am calling my doctor in the morning for a new script of Norvasc which I have never had a problem with. T ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/9/2008 7:18:00 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i have been using this drug for about 2yrs,not much change

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/9/2008 4:33:45 AM

Reviewer: pwilson@rediffmail.com, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Before I took this medicine, my BP was around 140/95. I'm taking Amlodipine 5 mg with Ramipril 5 mg and Hydrochlorothazide 12.5 mg. I'm also a type 2 Diebatic and I'm taking Metformin slow release 500 my tablets. Now my BP is almost near normal. My blood sugar level is also well within limits.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/27/2007 6:55:18 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I having been on Amlodipine Besilate for the past 18 months, my blood pressure has been consistently at 150-100

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