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    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    9/1/2016 11:43:22 AM

    Reviewer: senderella, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was on it approximately 8 years. I began having bloating, stomach pain and diarrhea. I had several GI tests which were all negative. I kept researching this drug and found out I shouldn't have been taking it because I am allergic to penicillin. I kept going to my PCP and finally I asked him to take me off it. He didn't want to but I insisted. All my symptoms began going away within ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    8/27/2016 6:28:39 PM

    Reviewer: Happy BP, 45-54 on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Began Hydrochlorothiazide with Verapamil for BP treatment at age 39. Then Lisinopril was added at age 43 for my treatment. I have been very satisfied with the results and correction of my BP over the years with very minimal side effects. The only major side effect I have had is occasional light headedness when standing to quickly. Regular lab work has always been within range. Thank You!

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    8/19/2016 7:38:42 PM

    Reviewer: david300win, 65-74 on Treatment for 10 years or more

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Started with lisinopril and HCTZ separately. Developed heat flash/redness. Switched to combo pill. Lately BP risen. Told to double intake. Started to cramp. Told to increase K. Not sure if I want to take 25mg again. Will try more OJ first for K supplement.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    8/3/2016 11:21:20 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Was first put on 12.5 mg and a month later increased me to 25 mg which made my bp shoot up high, 165/118, along with a lot of muscle spasms, sweating, leg and feet cramps, tension headache from lower temple, across face, bridge of nose to the other lower temple, joint pain, extreme dry mouth and bad constipation. Ended up in the ER with bp of 165/118 and small amounts of blood came out of my nose. ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    6/19/2016 3:01:16 PM

    Reviewer: MC, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Drug is making me extremely weak and tired,been having some stomach cramps and slight vision issues,doctor wants me to keep taking it,but i'm going to take a holistic approach,just makes me pee a lot and my potassium is dropping to dangerous levels. I have been on and off taking this drug,decided to start taking it again,it's been 3 weeks and my energy level is shit,will be taking suppl ... Show Full Comment

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