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    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    3/27/2009 2:15:09 PM

    Reviewer: clark3jc@yahoo.com, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I take 10mg amlodipine and a 25mg HCTZ for high bp. Seems to be working, just started it 1 week ago, no unusual side effects so far. I read on here where some of you taking HCTZ have itchy skin, my doctor told me to take it every other day and use some Vitamin E lotion on my itchy legs. Works for me.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    3/22/2009 8:29:56 AM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I started using 5mg of Amlodipine once at night for the last month. The cardiologist decided to add this drug to the current Benicar Hct 40/25mg that I was taking once daily for a year to lower my BP some more. The first thing I noticed were the side effects listed for this drug: fatigue, lack of motivation, dizzyness and mental fog, and constipation. It does lower my BP, but I feel way too laid b ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    3/19/2009 7:47:30 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been on 10 mg of Amlodipine for 8 days and my face is flushed, my ears are hot and I feel very anxious. I have a call in to my doctor,I'm going to ask to be taken off this med and given something else.

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    3/19/2009 5:32:44 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been taking 10mg of Amlodipine for just over a week and my face has been continually flushed and now my lower legs and feet are badly swollen,hot,red and itchy.Rang my doctor this morning to tell him I don't want to continue with them so he has prescribed something else..hopefully with no nasty side effects!

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    3/19/2009 1:59:30 PM

    Reviewer: Gene, 65-74 Male (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have only been on this drug for two weeks but my BP dropped from 180-94 to 104-60 in just two days. Also on two other drugs that didn't work. Still taking those with this. No side effects yet... we'll see as time goes by.

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