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Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/26/2011 12:46:13 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am wondering if anyone has an urgency to "go" to the bathroom while on this drug. Don't know if it is a coincidence or not....

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/9/2011 4:34:39 PM

Reviewer: Cathi, 45-54 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking this drug for several months now and it has done nothing to help with my blood pressure, It has however caused my hair to start falling out and caused a lot of weight gain. My doctor keeps telling me the side effects out weighs the benefits. I am getting off this medication even if it means switching to a doctor that will listen to me when I tell him that the side effects are ho ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/6/2011 11:22:46 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I,QUIT TAKING VERAPAMIL AND NOW EXPERENCE HEART PULIPS AND EXTREME DISCOMFORT AND EREGULAR PULSE WITH SKIPPING.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/25/2011 7:25:37 PM

Reviewer: bonna, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been taking[ Tarka] for eleven years. At times my heart beat becomes irregular and I'm wondering, if it is due to the number of years that I've been taking the drug? This irregular heart rate ,started about five years ago.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/18/2011 8:22:26 AM

Reviewer: mhannele, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Side effects of constipation and headache were bad after a couple of years on the med. I took 360 mg ER and HBP would not get better. Now on Lisinopril, Metoprolol and Clonidine and doing much better w/HBP. Talk to your dr. about side effects - no use suffering!

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