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Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/7/2008 5:23:29 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I hate this medication, but can't get my doctor to change it. It hasn't lowered my blood pressure, it gives me wicked headaches, and I'm on the verge of falling asleep half the time.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
2/4/2008 8:49:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was on 10MG for 6 mths. Started having severe reactions, nightmares, shortness of breath, quickening heartbeat, extreme fatigue, extra heartbeat, sleeplessness. Talked to dr., kept notebook of BP & side effects, Was told to stay on meds. Developed heart attack type symptoms, went to emergency room, had stress test, blood work, etc. Cardiologist registered my severe reaction to Norvasc & to ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/26/2008 9:53:58 PM

Reviewer: JNackashi@aol.com, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
head surface pain around my temples, plus when I lay down I feel my heart beating.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/22/2008 3:31:36 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
hand cramps, rash,

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/22/2008 2:52:09 PM

Reviewer: bobgloriab@aol.com, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Swollen ankles

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