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

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73 Total User Reviews

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/6/2014 4:32:16 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/4/2014 10:59:16 AM

Reviewer: min canada, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication,at 60 mg,lowered BP from 180 to 160, which is not effective enough. Caused headaches, depression and fatigue. Tried to add additional 30 mg but could not stand the severity of the even worse headaches and nausea.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/24/2013 5:41:16 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i have developed very painful muscles all over my body

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/26/2013 12:06:19 PM

Reviewer: Mckenzie, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Stopped this med for a couple of weeks due to very low bp as I am also on Coreg. I started back when bp became relatively normal and had severe migraine, I will not go back on this med, as it did not work that well, and the pain I suffered while on it was very bad. I now take two-three coreg per day. .

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/12/2013 7:33:13 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was put on this medication due to elevated b/p. I have now started having extreme swelling in my calves and ankles. Before starting this med I was not having the swelling problem. I get the generic brand, is it the dye in the pill or just not made for me? I can not make my Dr. understand the problem I am having. Any suggestions from anyone?

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