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Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/1/2015 7:15:31 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I coughed and coughed for weeks. Tried everything to stop it. Eventually I discovered after reading patient reviews that it was lisinopril. Change BP medicine. Cogh stopped within few days.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/30/2015 11:37:49 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Lisinopril made sicker than the proverbial dog. Indigestion, heartburn, gas, nausea, flatulence, and horrible diarrhea. I stopped taking it and all the illnesses are gone. I now use Losartan. No side effects and my blood pressure is much improved.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/29/2015 12:42:17 PM

Reviewer: tkb, 25-34 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started taking it on a Monday. Wednesday I woke up with a mild choking feeling in my throat. Went to a small clinic and was told to may happen with this pill. And was advised to wait it out. Next night I woke up with an extremely swollen bottom lip. Rush to the ER and had to stay over night. The dry cough was beginning to show up as well.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/26/2015 2:38:27 PM

Reviewer: JH, 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: 1

Comment:
This medication caused a cough and muscle pain. After several months it affected my sleep a lot. I stopped taking the med and within 48 hours felt so much better. My Dr. has prescribed something else at this point.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/5/2015 10:14:44 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I developed a cough after several days of taking but after three weeks was feeling like I had been hit by a Mac truck. I have stopped taking it and after 48 hrs have significantly less pain. My cardiologist has prescribed a different medication.

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