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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of losartan oral.

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/27/2014 12:01:03 PM

Reviewer: 1972, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
on this med for BP control, concerns about kidneys due to BP issues long term. have ringing in ears, muscle weakness , not dizzy, but not much energy often. BP is ok, but side effects can be tough some days

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/26/2014 3:56:38 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Metal taste in mouth

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/26/2014 6:49:27 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I take this med for about 15 days, in that time my feet were swollen, no energy, tightness in hands, muscle pain.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/23/2014 9:59:49 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After my insurance refused to despense Coozar (brand name) for my high blood pressure, I was prescribed Losartan the generic brand, as a substitute. This was done to save the insurance the high cost of Brand name drug prescriptions. Unfortunately, the drug Losartan gave me crippling abdominal pain and several emergency visits to the hospital. Right now, I am using samples of Benicar from my docto ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/22/2014 12:48:53 PM

Reviewer: losartan, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been experiencing leg cramps. It has not been determined if the cramping is caused by the medication.

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