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Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/25/2008 12:21:36 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This medication has help me to control my high blood pressure. I'm using it in combination with Toprol XL, because the Toprol alone wa snot able to control my high blood pressure. Since I'm using Benicar mmy blood pressure is normal or closeer to normal.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/23/2008 8:03:14 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 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:
blood pressure down

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/12/2008 6:52:40 PM

Reviewer: Carolyn, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
When first started sneezed 10-12 times straight, did not know what was happening. Had to take allergy pills. My knees & hip bones hurt so bad & unusual for me. I still take it but seem to cough a lot and not sure if it is benicar or not. I always cough & have some mitral valve leakage. I do not hurt anymore very much so far but do not understand why they would have a drug for anyo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/12/2008 5:28:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
with a BP of 140/90..20 mg/once/day - within 3 weeks my resting BP was 110/60 and my active BP was no more than 130/80. The info on this web page is excellent.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/2/2008 10:33:40 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I'm only on it a few days, but have noticed that I have more frequent bathroom trips. My former medicine was Hyzaar and also was a water pill.

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