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Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/30/2014 7:09:00 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This does lower my blood pressure but I Have been struggling with my bladder.I Feel like I need to go every ten minutes.The same thing happened when I tried Micardis without the water tablets.The doctor said that It cannot be the tablets.He didn't believe me.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/23/2013 9:29:07 PM

Reviewer: momma90243, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication worked good for my high blood pressure. I am 32.5 wks pregnant started taking it about a month ago 500 mg 2xs daily...I would not recommend taking if you have a history of anxiety of depression. I am weaning myself off this medicine because I hadn't had anxiety the entire pregnancy up until about a wk after taking this medicine and now my anxiety is the worst

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/25/2012 10:40:41 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking this medication for less than six months but so far it has worked to keep my b/p down for the most part, much better than any of the previous drugs I took including Clonodine, which I think was down right dangerous, but I read some people have headaches with this medications and stress taking it at the same exact time each day and in the same dosage each time and be concise to t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/17/2011 11:57:03 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I just started this medicine last week. I have never been "on" anything besides daily multi-vitamins, Claritin, or birth control in my younger days. I'm 35 (today) and just had my 2nd child on 8-29. My doctor prescribed this because I am breastfeeding and it is supposed to be the safest for the baby. My blood pressure was always pretty regular (135/70 to 145/80) but after I delivered ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/14/2011 5:11:44 AM

Reviewer: carmengreene49, 45-54 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: 1

Comment:
I was 35 when I became pregnant with my second child. I developed HBP early on the pregnancy, so my doctor put me on Aldomet because he said it was the safest bpm out there. I had a great pregnancy and labor, and that was the only med I was taking. Now I am 49 and my son is 15 and Moderately Autistic despite having a full term plus pregnancy. I dont know what causes AU, but for those of you that ... Show Full Comment

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