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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
6/10/2014 5:58:31 PM

Reviewer: JOAQUIN, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/19/2014 8:38:23 PM

Reviewer: CBRADY1000, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
IT HAS REDUCED MY BLOOD PRESSURE SIGNIFICANT. BUT NOW I HAVE SWOLLEN ANKLES?????

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/10/2014 10:09:02 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Have taken this for about six weeks. At first all was great. Insurance denied brand, so I tried generic. My BP lowered to about 128/68. I also take Lisinopril, 10mg. About a week ago, my legs and ankles started swelling, I feel dizzy, have blurred vision, and headache. Darn! My legs were so swollen they were shiny! I HATE that, and will ask for drug override with insurance for brand name befo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/16/2014 7:12:07 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This is the most horrible poison I've ever experienced in my life. Oh yes, it lowers blood pressure - and I was only taking 2.5mg/day. After around 9 days my legs turned to rubber, I was exhausted preparing the simplest of meals and I felt like crying at the drop of a hat. The depression (which I've NEVER had) was terrible! I quit taking amlodipine after two weeks of hell and it took a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/3/2014 2:30:41 PM

Reviewer: grammie, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Been on 5mg daily for 10+ years with minimal side effects - when the brand was replaced (unbeknownst to me) with the generic, the side effects were horrendous! Brand vs generic can make a hugh difference.

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