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Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/16/2008 8:33:28 PM

Reviewer: inlosangelesca, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Reduced bp 5 mm to pre-hyertensive. Side affects are a bit much to deal with; rapid heart beat, palpitations, a feeling of being light headed most of the time, slight dizziness, as well as weight gain. Urine output has increased but not to a point of being bothersome. Shortness of breath is of concern. Difficult to lose weight, despite a reduction of calories and aerobic exercise four times a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/14/2008 12:58:17 PM

Reviewer: realestate.maryp@verizon.net, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
immediately after starting this medication my pressure went to 120/80. Several months later I got severe pressure in my head that after two days I also had difficuly walking a straight line, my doctor and neurologist sent me to the emerceny room, then admitted me. They did a cat scan and a mir which showed nothing. Its almost two months since this started and I still have no clue. I was readin ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/14/2008 2:06:06 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/13/2008 3:24:35 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I started this Hydrochlorothiazide in April 08. It worked fine until the hot weather started. I then noticed this itchy blotchy rash on any sun exposed areas. I proceeded to a skin doctor and she didn't really no what it was so she took a biopsie. We also decided to stop the Hydrocholorothiazide the rash got alot better. I'll try to get to the point that is I drink alot of beer so maybe th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/9/2008 1:54:05 PM

Reviewer: christine, Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
This med makes me feel lightheaded and tingling in my arms...otherwise I guess it's OK ??

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