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Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/9/2012 10:05:58 PM

Reviewer: cmbert, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Occasional light headed when arising in the morning.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/26/2012 4:41:15 PM

Reviewer: nova, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
about 2wks ago started feeling muscle aching in upper arms from mild 2 severe! thought it was from cutting wood.the aching went from upper arms down 2 finger tips with arms feeling weak & heavy. never going away! 1-10...NEVER below 5! tolerable 2 tears!! researched drug...contacting family doc in AM 2 have potassium level checked 2 rule that problem out! i have NO other health problems! im VER ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/1/2011 12:38:26 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 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:
Dyazide did lower my blood pressure but not without side effects. I had developed an itchy scalp shortly thereafter, but thinking it was topically related, switched hair products, tried diffent creams, oils, etc. Nothing helped but it continued to worsen. Finally I decided it must be something I was taking. Since Dyazide/HCTZ is the only drug I take, thought I would quit taking it for a few d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/1/2011 6:54:22 AM

Reviewer: malka1213, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Blood pressure moderately high

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/30/2011 10:59:38 PM

Reviewer: BCN, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I think I'm allergic to it - within hours of taking it, I developed tachycardia, BP skyrocketed, and I feared a stroke. Threw out the bottle and told the doctor. (The goal had been to eliminate the need for a potassium supplement, as I'd been taking Indapamide - went back on the old stuff, and all is well)

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