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Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/12/2008 9:51:23 PM

Reviewer: GrandmaD, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
What are the side effects?

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/8/2008 4:08:07 PM

Reviewer: 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 am taking [1] Lisinopril 40mg TAB & [1] Amlodipine Besylate 10mg TAB together daily for a couple of years and have had no side affects except for errectical dyfunction. So I give this a 5 star for controling the blood pressure but sex life has been nil.....

Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/24/2008 4:23:45 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Feeling unwell,dizzines,painfull legs,

Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/21/2008 6:12:30 PM

Reviewer: Sheri, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My husband just recently (2 months ago)began taking amlodipine 5mg. I am seeing a significant change (not good) in his normally calm and patient demeanor, and his sex drive is completely gone. His anger and frustration is being directed at me. I'll be calling his Dr. tomorrow, and hopefully, he'll prescribe something different before it's too late.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/8/2008 10:56:22 AM

Reviewer: Hilda Z., 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This medication was prescribed to me by my cardiologist on 08/01/08. At the time my BP was 156/102. My cardiologist also recommended that I purchase a blood pressure monitor. I used the blood pressure monitor today for the first time and my reading was 122/87. This medication has drastically reduced my high blood pressure in a very short period of time. Also, I haven't had any side effect ... Show Full Comment

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