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Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/14/2009 3:44:24 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
only been taking it for 2 weeks so cant give agood detailed use of it

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/12/2009 1:42:29 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/10/2009 10:24:05 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication has caused me to have severe leg cramps. Will no longer take it.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/10/2009 1:50:15 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I take Hydrochlolrothiazide 25mg with Amlodipine Besylate 5mg for BP for a couple of months. I now notice that my ankles are swelling and my skin itches, feels like its streching and my inner wrist itches also. I thougt maybe it was the weather or something I ate or an allergy. Well after reading all the comments I think its the AMLODIPINE. Ive already tried 2 other BP medicine and don't want ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/4/2009 8:49:10 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Oh boy this one almost put me over the edge! I ached all over, was dizzy, nauseous, wanted to stay in bed all day, legs swelled and itched so badly that I scratched oozing sores in them. Even my scalp itched terribly and oozed when I HAD to scratch. I was so tired and depressed, at 74, thought I was just old. My boys came to visit and asked what was wrong. I said I'm just getting old and t ... Show Full Comment

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