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Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/3/2011 8:34:22 PM

Reviewer: lor, 55-64 Female 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:
used this drug for almost 5 years,made me tired with very low bp and heart rate until i discovered eating at least one banana during or after breakfast before i take 1/2 atenolol really helps.probably because banana contains potassium which is one of the useful nutrients to fight fatigue. i take the other 1/2 of the 25mg after dinner.tenormin works great for my anxiety too. one mile walk will help ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/19/2011 6:30:54 PM

Reviewer: NORMA KEEVER, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It works for the BP but I have developed OAB and blue toes on one foot. Can this be from the Atenolol. I did not have this when taking Inderol.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/8/2010 11:07:07 PM

Reviewer: farmboyinky, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking atenolol 100 mg/day for 10 years. It has done a great job of controlling my HBP, but I have long suspected it of some unpleasant side effects. Recently I have tapered off and trying to discontinue it totally, my doctor has switched me to lisinopril 40 mg/day. The very first day I cut my dose in half I noticed my acid reflux was much better. I have had bad reflux for several year ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/30/2010 7:38:26 AM

Reviewer: gabby291, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Has worked good over past 3 years, but now blood pressure is fluctuating from high 184/88 to low 105/56 Don't understand why? Would increasing doseage help>

Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/12/2010 11:54:34 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female 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:
BP has been normal for the 1st time in many years.

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