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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of amlodipine Oral.

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/3/2007 10:22:48 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This drug has been slightly effective for blood pressure. But, it has me very moody with a little depression from about a week after first taking. I am asking my doctor to change medication and have quit taking it immediately after reding the side effects.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/26/2007 8:01:53 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Terrible redness on my face and legs. The edema side effect is now a major problem. I am requesting a new medication.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/11/2007 7:15:00 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I gave my husband, who is a stroke victim, this medication for about 2 months. His face, neck, shoulders and upper chest turned red. He seemed really dizzy and he was very constipated. Laxatives did not help the constipation. I stopped this medication, no more constipation and he seems to be feeling much better but the redness has not gone away. I got a new medication for him, just started to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/8/2007 8:20:02 AM

Reviewer: Joan, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication works but I developed muscle and joint pains in both shoulders and neck area. More sever in the left shoulder.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/3/2007 9:11:22 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I thought this drug was a problem for me, now i think the problem was with another drug taken at the same time. I have stoped taking that drug and now I am doing very well.

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