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    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of olmesartan-hydrochlorothiazide oral.

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    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    4/3/2019 1:49:32 PM

    Reviewer: Matt, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    DR put me on Benicar 20/12.5 HCTZ which was effective at controlling my BP. A year ago switched to generic olmesartan. Six months ago BP started to rise again. Apparently there is a range of effectiveness depending on the manufacturer. BP spiked again to 145/100 range, topping out at 165/118. Started new dose of generic Olmesartan HCTZ 40/12.5 today. We'll see how that works out.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    3/8/2019 4:10:58 PM

    Reviewer: Rod, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Benicar became too expensive, so I changed to Olmesartan. The transition was easy and no side effects.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    6/19/2018 9:23:57 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I was on benicar hct but doctor had to change to generic olmesartain. Not sure if this medicine is making be have dizzy fainting spells. Has anyone else had these issues?

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    8/29/2017 4:13:43 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Blood clot

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    8/4/2017 8:21:56 AM

    Reviewer: syd44, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Massive hair loss from this stupid drug! Was on Benicar with no side effects and doctor decided to give me the generic. Wow! This same thing happened when I took Atenolol and I had to fight to get another drug. Doctor kept saying it was probably hereditary and I argued until I got the Benicar. Then they went and changed it. Going back on Benicar now.

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