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Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/13/2008 2:32:33 PM

Reviewer: wwilsontyle, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After taking Enalapril 20 mg once a day for about three years after being switched from another Ace inhibior, due to the dry non-productive cough, my doctor increased my doage to one 20 mg. twice a day. About two to three months later I began to experience terrible flatulence, but worse of all I had a change in my bowels and consequently changed my diet to include more fiber without over doing ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/13/2008 11:56:39 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on this this med for ove 3 yrs.i tsignificantly lowered my bp side effect on me incl. coughing. overall it works.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/20/2007 7:59:21 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 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: 4

Comment:
This medication has lowered my blood pressure to a normal level (it was 150/95). I take 10 mg daily and am 40 years old. I have taken enalapril now for 6 months. I have experienced some side effects, such as mild headaches and some lightheadedness. It is not terribly bothersome or frequent, so I don't have a problem continuing with this medication. However, other people may have different ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/7/2007 9:11:47 PM

Reviewer: jrnelson, 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:
I have been taking Enalapril 20 mgs., one per day since ll-13-06. It has been quite effective in reducing my blood pressure which was 180/70 and is now maintained around l40/70. With exercise, diet and weight loss it is working. I have frequent doctor visits. It has been frustrating but I have a very understanding doctor. I monitor my BP at home & take the log sheets to him for review. He has ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/30/2007 2:39:45 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have never had any problems whatsoever with Enalapril. I continue to take it today.

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