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Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/17/2009 4:24:48 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been on this drug for 10 days and it has lowered my BP somewhat. My complaints are that it causes extreme constipation and hiccuping. My opinion is that the negative side effects out weigh any potential positive effects it might have. I am discontinuing the med.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/6/2009 10:07:12 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/4/2009 9:22:45 AM

Reviewer: miracle5, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/31/2008 1:42:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i seem to have chronic headaches

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/17/2008 5:18:39 PM

Reviewer: no scripts, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Diagnosed with vasculitis. On 450 mg of lubetalol, 10 mg Norvasc, 2.5 mg Rampril. Swollen legs, no libido. Switched to 1000 mg of magnesium chelate. Stopped Norvasc, swelling gone, bp down to 118/80. Bad reaction to the drug, there are alternatives. Check out Dr. Jay Cohen MD's. book The Magnesium Solution for High Blood Pressure.

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