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Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/26/2008 8:48:40 PM

Reviewer: carouseldreams66, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i have had no problems with this drug, it is very easy to take and ive have had no sideeffects.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/20/2008 8:58:31 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The difference between generic and brand name is mostly in the binders used in manufacturing the drug. Each maker uses their own brand of binder(s), but is mandated to use the prescribed amounts of the actual medicine. That is the ONLY thing that is regulated. Some binders can inhibit the absorption of the medicine. FYI

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/8/2008 5:29:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Swelling of feet and ankles, joint pain, feeling of tightness and swelling in hands, fingers.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/6/2008 4:53:59 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Swelling in legs, severe headaches on the sides of my head, and did not work on my blood pressure. I doubled the amount to 10mg and it still did not work. I am going to have Dr. take me off of medication. I used the generic.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/2/2008 8:55:39 PM

Reviewer: gnntrip, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Pain and swelling in my feet and ankles.Severe fatigue,headache,not sleeping well.Vivid dreams.Only taking low dose 2.5mg BP is 140/80 I WANT TO GET OFF OF THIS!! I am also showing symptoms of depression!

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