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Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/18/2008 4:44:52 PM

Reviewer: tammie, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Make sure to eat before taking it can make you a bit nauseated. Take on timely basis

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/14/2008 11:15:44 PM

Reviewer: rrhuskey, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on metoprolol succ for a 5 weeks.About 3 weeks after starting it I got pain in my right forarm.I didn't thank about it,now it as a pain all the time. and I cann't pick up anything with my right arm somethimes.I went to see my Dr. and she had me to get a MRI and a x-ray. I didn't think it was the metoprolol,but i was reading the reviews and saw that someone else is havingthe ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/12/2008 5:17:19 PM

Reviewer: Pamela, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking 50 mg of Metoprolol for almost 3 weeks now. About 3 days out of the week I get a short, pulsing pain in the right forearm, underside of the forearm. Lasts for a few minutes to about 10 minutes. I called my doctor and he said to cut the pill in half and take 25 mg. I read many reviews but no one had this symptom. I have never, ever had a pain in my forearm before I got on th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/9/2008 5:32:02 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
No change in high blood pressure.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/9/2008 8:02:28 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am newly dx with essential HTN. I am a 25 year old very active (not overweight) female who thought she was doing EVERYTHING right! My BP had been 160's/105+, HR ~120's. No renal disease, heart disease, etc. I have been on Metoprolol (50mg)for 2.5 weeks, and now my BP is 120/75-80, HR ~100. I appreciate my doctor's willingness to LISTEN, being thorough with diagnosing exactly what th ... Show Full Comment

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