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Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/6/2008 4:01:50 PM

Reviewer: haitian, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I wrote the review below. This is an update, it has now been about 2 and half weeks since Ive started using this medication. My blood pressure is now hovering around 125/83. I am very satisfied with this medication, in fact Im very happy. Both Ramipril and Hydrochlorothiazide together make a very good team for me. (I am a Black Female) I do not get any headaches anymore, in fact I cannot recognize ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/30/2008 3:41:33 PM

Reviewer: haitianprincess, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have hypertension, 190/125 is normal with no pills. I started taking this with Ramipril and after one week my BP is down to 145/100. I was on Adalat before and BP was normal 130/80 with Adalat. Im hoping for better results with Ramipril and Hydrochlorothiazide. So far, I have trouble having bowel movements if I dont drink enough water. I urinate all the time, Ive had headaches as well for the fi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/26/2008 12:57:58 PM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My blood pressure went down 40 points in a week - from 160/110 to 120/82 with just 25 mg of this stuff. Have felt less tired, too.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/22/2008 3:21:48 PM

Reviewer: possumlips, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I take 25mgs/day along with 40mgs of Lisinopril for high blood pressure.agrivates my gout condition and i dont know why the doctor cant find another pill that doesn't.he told me to cut the dosage in half but i got severe headaches and went back 25mgs.also take 300mgs of allopurinal for gout,1000mgs metformin and 20mgs glyburide for diabetes,and 150mgs ranitidine for acid reflux so i couldn' ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/21/2008 1:14:57 AM

Reviewer: soniafrompa, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
If you have a lifestyle change that puts you in direct contact with Sunlight then this med is not for you. I got very bad blisters on the areas of my body exposed to sunlight alot. I had to stop the medication and get a new one. The pain lasted over a week and I had to suffer the entire time. I had to stay away from the sun and stay in cool rooms and also apply compresses to the pain to avoid scra ... Show Full Comment

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