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

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/13/2008 5:31:46 PM

Reviewer: ILYSE, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Sure wish my doctor would have been aware of the side effect of swelling. I had severe edema in my lower legs and ankles. This went on for several months. My doctor even had a therapist treat my legs with massage & tight wraps for months, to no avail. The swelling was so bad it caused blisters (which I still have, and always will, even after the swelling is gone). Sometimes my legs were so sw ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/6/2008 12:09:43 AM

Reviewer: Not retired yet, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Swelling of legs and feet is very uncomfortable. I have a sitting job and it makes a bad situation worse. Going off this med.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/5/2008 9:26:55 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
for constipation of med's need to ask for ENULOSE this helps to go not forced to go with ease and cleans even your liver out gently great med. no cramping or urgency hope that helps.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/2/2008 11:00:32 PM

Reviewer: cindy, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I only stayed on the generic for 3 weeks because I couldn't get past the bad side effects, the worst of which were insomnia, depression, and deeply flushed skin (yes, I'm vain!). My sleep was very shallow, and I would awake every two hours. I never (not once) was able to sleep past 4:30 AM. Maybe I should've given this drug longer, but I'm a teacher who absolutely requires sleep!

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/2/2008 10:43:25 PM

Reviewer: Goh, Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Is there any effects on sexual relation activities in the long run?

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