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Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/10/2014 4:43:03 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Was taking 240 mg of this. It worked well in lowering my HBP to 110/79 most of the time. This was good however, I hated taking this pill. I was extremely constipated, had headaches, lost of hair in large amounts, instantly felt like I was burning up, constantly wanted to urinate even it just a few drops and I was VERY RED in the face all the time on this drug and at times I sweat like a hog an ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/2/2014 8:34:30 AM

Reviewer: verapamil er 240 mg, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I don't know if this is a side effect but sometimes when I take a deep breath feel funny like not enough air then goes away have felt this way since on medicine dr says he does not think its causing it and cant give me a reason I feel this way,thinking about seeing another dr. need answers

Condition: High Blood Pressure
4/21/2014 10:44:20 PM

Reviewer: kimfrazier, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I now have lupus of the skin.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/15/2014 1:29:44 PM

Reviewer: unhappy, 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Lost all my hair!!

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/11/2014 1:25:27 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
shortness of breath. weight gain ,hives just dont feel good .

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