Skip to content

    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Bystolic oral.

    Overall User Ratings

    851 Total User Reviews

    User Reviews

    «Previous 596-600 of 665 Next»
    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    11/6/2008 9:26:30 AM

    Reviewer: jbrown, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    pinching, searing and painful

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    11/11/2008 6:14:47 PM

    Reviewer: sophiemarie, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    My doctor put me on this medicine and my blood pressure has been almost perfect ever since.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    11/11/2008 5:00:11 PM

    Reviewer: kate, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have been on Bystolic for 3 weeks along with other hypertensives and have had leg and foot cramps 3-4 times a week, and problems with sleeping. The most problematic side effect was chest pain, sometimes dull, other times sharp during the first week. I had never had chest pains prior to this drug. I plan to discontinue this drug in the near future since I have read more medical literature on t ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    11/4/2008 8:14:46 PM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    My dr put me on Bystolic about 2 wks ago for high blood pressure and rapid heart beat. Even while relaxing my bp would run 150/90 and 130 bpm. So far it's been an avg of 120/88 bp and 80 bpm. I'm very happy with the results. However the side effects have been annoying though tolerable. Dull, achy headaches, dizzy spells, and chest pains. I'm hoping that those level out once my body com ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    10/31/2008 3:19:19 AM

    Reviewer: purple, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been taking this drug for some time now. I feel extremely tired all the time. I often feel like I am in a fog. Sometimes I can't sleep & sometimes I sleep like a rock. I also have pain in my shoulders, didn't realize it could be a side effect of this med until reading others' reviews. It has helped my BP and pulse rarely goes above 80 ... but at the cost of me feeling h ... Show Full Comment

    «Previous 596-600 of 665 Next»

    Ask the pharmacist

    Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
    See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

    Ask a Question

    Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

    disciplining a boy
    Types, symptoms, causes.
    fruit drinks
    Eat these to think better.
    embarrassed woman
    Do you feel guilty after eating?
    diabetes supply kit
    Pack and prepare.
    Balding man in mirror
    Treatments & solutions.
    birth control pills
    Which kind is right for you?
    Remember your finger
    Are you getting more forgetful?
    sticky notes on face
    10 tips to clear your brain fog.
    Close up of eye
    12 reasons you're distracted.
    Trainer demonstrating exercise for RA
    Exercises for your joints.
    apple slices with peanut butter
    What goes best with workouts?
    Pink badge on woman chest to support breat cancer
    Myths and facts.

    Newsletters

    Subscribe to free WebMD newsletters.

    • WebMD Daily

      WebMD Daily

      Subscribe to the WebMD Daily, and you'll get today's top health news and trending topics, and the latest and best information from WebMD.

    • Men's Health

      Men's Health

      Subscribe to the Men's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, nutrition, and more from WebMD.

    • Women's Health

      Women's Health

      Subscribe to the Women's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, diet, anti-aging, and more from WebMD.

    By clicking Submit, I agree to the WebMD Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy and understand that I may opt out of WebMD subscriptions at any time.

    WebMD the app

    Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

    Find Out More
    IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

    The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

    Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.