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Condition: Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing with Unknown Cause
8/13/2010 5:22:02 PM

Reviewer: lerak, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
sporadic msa

Condition: Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing with Unknown Cause
2/4/2010 10:06:32 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Still get dizzy spells and lightheaded, but no fainting since I started this medication last spring. My only complaint is the 10 pound weight gain from water retention.

Condition: Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing with Unknown Cause
1/12/2010 2:54:56 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am a quadriplegic an been on this med for for four years. I swelled up like a baloon, can't breath, retain water, fantastic headaches, depression, skin itches like crazy, short tempered, acne all over, dry skin, in other words this med about killed me. They didn't realize that the medication was doing all this so they put a pacermaker in me. Wasted money!!!!!!!no attention span, memor ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing with Unknown Cause
7/27/2009 7:37:42 PM

Reviewer: Aimers02, 25-34 Female 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:
I enjoy using this medicine because it has worked well for me. however i am unhappy at the side effects. i cannot have children because of the severe birth defects it causes.

Condition: Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing with Unknown Cause
6/12/2009 8:28:58 PM

Reviewer: nrl, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I didn't notice just how much this little pill help til I tried to stop taking it on my own.

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