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Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/3/2009 6:57:50 PM

Reviewer: mamabell, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been taking this medication for over 7 years. As a betablocker & for high blood pressure. It works well enough to keep my pressure somewhat under control.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/31/2009 3:19:43 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/28/2009 5:22:32 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Run as far away from this drug as you can!!! I thought I was going to die on this medication. My dr. prescribed it after several meds were not effective in lowering my BP. Not only did this medication raise my BP to 200 over 110, but there were so many side effects that I became a different person. I was severly depressed, cried for no reason, could not walk without being out of breath, my hea ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/24/2009 3:26:35 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was on Toprol XL 25mg for several years, was doing fine with it then my insurance switched me to the generic metoprolol succ. ER 25mg. I have been having ringing in my ears, insomnia, tiredness, (expert DR. told me it was just old age, I'm 47), developed stones in my salivary glands (?), told to drink more water and suck on hard candys!(more time in the bathroom!!) I will be switching ba ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/21/2009 10:37:29 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Significant shortness of breath during exercise. My doctor switched me to this from Atenol my BP has gone up since switch.

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