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

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/27/2007 11:11:57 AM

Reviewer: Vic F, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I use this along with Amiodipine to control my Blood Pressure.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/27/2007 10:35:03 AM

Reviewer: jack, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/26/2007 1:05:19 PM

Reviewer: FormerJerseyGuy, 45-54 Male 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:
In early July 2006 at age 45 I was diagnosed with Hypertension. One of my BP readings before going on 20mg Benicar in August was 144/108. In Sept it was down to 118/86. In March 2007 my reading was 120/74. Recently I had a reading of 132/86. Overall I feel fine, no side effects. I feel it is working well. The Dr even said that they've been very happy with how this drug has worked overall with ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/25/2007 8:14:29 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This drug made me extremely nauseous. Could not stay on it. Quit after 2 days

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/25/2007 8:13:09 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
For my borderline hypertentsion, I've been prescribed 10mg of Benicar per day, so I split the 20mg tablet. From my periodic blood pressure checks it keeps my pressure in satisfactory stable level.

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