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Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/8/2007 11:25:59 PM

Reviewer: rssr, 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: 5

Comment:
The 20mg/day worked like a charm. The price was high so I asked for 40mg tabs -then I split the tabs.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/8/2007 2:46:44 PM

Reviewer: chilson2cute@att.net, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
my blood pressure is still high 180/90

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/23/2007 4:04:02 PM

Reviewer: murraysch, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
The daily dosage recommended by my cardiologist was extremely high (40mg) and has caused me to have severe problems such as: 1. Plunging Blood pressure readings (70/50) during only minor excertions (such as petting my dog). 2. Severe dizziness and inability to breathe). 3. Unable to stand and fainting. The doctor denied that the medication he prescribed was the cause of my problems and gave ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
9/18/2007 5:29:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Induced an alergic reaction. I broke out in hives.

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