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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
6/24/2010 10:03:37 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
unsure if it is working for me

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/23/2010 1:50:34 AM

Reviewer: GregP, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been using Cozaar 25mg for the past year until my insurance switched me to Losartan because it is the generic. For the past 30-60 days, I too have noticed an increasing, yet off and on pins and needles feeling in mostly my hands, arms and sometimes across my back, face and legs. It is most intense in the evening. Tonight, when I picked up my prescription, I asked the pharmacist to change ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/22/2010 7:12:40 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Blood pressure not very lowered

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/17/2010 5:41:17 PM

Reviewer: jankevin, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
It seems to be giving me headaches, I checked with the pharmacy and it said: that is could cause migraine headaches so the pharmacy said I could take migraine pills but if it doesn't go away call my dr. So I'm going to give it a try and see what it does. I've only been on it for 2 days so I'm going to wait a week and see about the other side effects see if they show up.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/15/2010 12:55:46 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was on Cozaar and because of insurance was switched. I thought it was just me with the itching but now I see I'm not the only one. I take the pill about an hour before bed and it seems that the itching will start shortly after taking especially my feet and hands. I don't have a cough with this medication which is good. I also don't believe it's doing as good a job with my blo ... Show Full Comment

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