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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Altace Oral.

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154 Total User Reviews

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/7/2007 3:25:16 PM

Reviewer: sanpablokid, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I often have dry, itchy skin and did not associate it with Altace until reading the attached reviews. I wil speak with my Doctor.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/4/2007 8:12:39 PM

Reviewer: XTrust_No1X, 45-54 Male 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:
This medication has been easy to use, and has done wonders for my high blood pressure. Although it does have a few minoor side effects, like coughing(dry) and my skin itches. Other than that, I am very pleased with the drug.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/28/2007 12:19:08 PM

Reviewer: BERNTONE@aol.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Altace for about two years. I started with 5 mg. and was increased to 10 mg. Overall, it has been very effective in lowering my blood pressure. However, I too have itchy skin which has not yet been attributed to Altace. However the treatment I receive for the itchiness has not eliminated this condition. I will ask my doctor if this is a side-effect of this drug. Thank You very ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/27/2007 10:24:32 PM

Reviewer: manuela, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
makes me cough (dry cough) at any time of the day, specially at night. I need to have a bottle of water handy or cough lazenges.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/25/2007 1:44:47 PM

Reviewer: ken, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
feeling dry skin and scratciness

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