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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of benazepril-hydrochlorothiazide Oral.

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/21/2013 3:51:54 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
20 mg not enough to lower my blood pressure to safe levels--40 mg too much way below safe levels

Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/11/2013 9:40:45 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The medication makes me tired so I take it in the evening. I am doing better with the tiredness.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/21/2013 11:43:20 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male 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 experienced a slight cough when I started to take Benazpril HCL 20mg but I take it daily and it helps me keep my BP in line.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/5/2013 7:43:12 PM

Reviewer: bboettner, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i find the pill in my stool sometimes

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/29/2012 5:35:31 PM

Reviewer: newtothis, 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:
my doctor prescribe me benazapril/hctz 20/25mg. i was taking it for less than a month. my heart rate goes up to 115 p/m, feels weak, and had a dry cough all the time, light headedness when sitting & looking down and up. but my bp is down to normal which is good, but the heart rate so high, i could feel my heart beat make me anxious all the time. so my doctor precribe me to take losartan 10 ... Show Full Comment

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