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

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/19/2011 8:34:58 PM

Reviewer: Alvaro, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been happy with the results, both numbers are lower. However, I have muscle and back pain and a few skin itches in the neck. Bottom line, although it works for me, I am going to make a big effort and loose weight (20 pounds) to stop taking blood pressure medicine. It seems all of them have side effects (I hated the cough from Lisonipril)

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/11/2011 1:00:53 AM

Reviewer: 5150kat, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am on several medications that have the same type of side effects, I switched because of the terrible cough I had from the benazapril, and I am asthmatic. I have terrible itching every day on the neck and upper chest and my face gets flushed and hot. I also take several other meds including psych meds. How the heck am I supposed to know which causes what? How do you know????

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/9/2011 12:49:38 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Started taking losartan because medical coverage called everyday and called my MD to have me switch from cozaar to losartan. I recently started and noticed that I now have hives, lightheadedness, pain in back, muscles, blurred vision, irregular heartbeat, stomach pain.There are other symtoms. Wow..what kind of drug is this? I understand everyone responds differently, but wow. Made the mistake of ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/3/2011 9:46:05 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It seems to work OK. I am experiencing some light headed moments. It may be something else.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/2/2011 9:17:51 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

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