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Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/23/2008 3:45:07 PM

Reviewer: Topcat 56, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The medication has helped reduce my blood pressure, but as I am going through the menopause, I have found that my hot flushes have increased,and the redness in my face has become extremely embarrassing.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/23/2008 1:55:49 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I AM 64, 4'11" NEVER TAKEN MEDICATION EXCEPT WHEN ABLOLUTLY NECESSARY. SINCE TAKING LISINOPRIL, I HAVE EXPERIENCED THE SAME SIDE EFFECTS AS MOST OF YOU IN ADDITION TO HUNGER PAINS, INDIGESTION, AND FLATULANCE. I GAINED 14 POUNDS (NEVER WEIGHED THIS MUCH -139LBS- IN MY LIFE) CHANGES IN URINATION MY BODY FELLS LIKE ITS SWOLLEN. IS THERE ANYONE ELESE OUT THERE WITH THE SAME SYMPTOMS?

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/23/2008 1:36:44 PM

Reviewer: FlamingoCO, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Like others have said, my doctor didn't warn me about the horrible cough. Had to switch to Diovan with immediate relief. Believe Lisinopril is prescribed first because it's cheaper than others and not everyone will get the cough. Asked 2 other coughing co-workers if they were taking "blood pressure medicine" and, sure enough they were. They also switched to Diovan and all' ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/23/2008 12:55:33 AM

Reviewer: Candy, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've had some light-headedness and felt like I would faint a few times. I just hold onto rails when I walk up steps. I've told my co-workers about this so they'll know what to do if I have a severe problem suddenly.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/22/2008 3:43:26 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've had HBP since age 19 and Lisinopril seem to be working. Just got out of the hospital for chest pains, headache and SOB. Can't say it's the meds. Iv'e been taking this since 1/06. No cough. Occasinal headace.

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