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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of labetalol oral.

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/30/2008 7:20:34 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Started taking labetalol about 5 months ago 200mg 2xday. Just reduced to 100mg 2xday due to always so tired and bp was so up and down ( low100's on a regular basis) for a couple of weeks. Just using my arms and walking long distances was wearing me out a couple of hours after taking the meds. Hopefully a lesser dose will help with being so tired and will not raise my bp again.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/22/2008 11:10:15 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Labetalol was first given to me to treat hypertension ranging from 140/90 to 161/105 and was highly effective in lowering it to normal levels under 120/80. The downside to it was extreme fatigue. I actually have to take 50 mg twice a day even though the lowest dose is 100 mg. (I have to take 2 half pills per day)The 100 mg twice per day was too much for me and caused extreme dizziness and I felt a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/18/2008 3:33:35 PM

Reviewer: JWelge6820@aol.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Many side effects-rapid heatbeat, shortness of breathe, sweating-night and day sweats, weakness, prolonged swelling, tingling of the left hand, leg and foot. Left hand swelled up yesterday and has come down only slightly today. Sleepy after taking it-sometimes just not able to function normal, lightheaded

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/12/2008 12:13:10 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The doctor changed my prescription for high blood pressure when I became pregnant. I'm in my sixth month and my blood pressure is better than it was before I was pregnant.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/5/2008 6:15:34 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I also take three other high blood pressure meds but the combo of them works well for me7t

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