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Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/12/2010 10:45:30 AM

Reviewer: fireman bill , 65-74 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I just read where one of the One of the side affects although rare is sinus infection, and sore throat. That's what I've experienced since taking losartan 50mg. Just called my health provider to try another drug. My blood pressure however is now normal or lower.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/9/2010 2:58:32 PM

Reviewer: montana woman, 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 have only been taking Losartan for about a month now as was prescribed by my doctor, but have noticed that I have had a pins and needles prickly feeling in both my hands and my right arm.. I hope it doesnt continue, or get worse or I may have to discontinue the use of it. Its a very uncomfortable feeling.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/5/2010 10:27:37 PM

Reviewer: Lethade, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was using a drug that made me cough.Losartin was a welcome relief

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/28/2010 6:30:01 PM

Reviewer: duchess, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was on the brandname Cozaar for 6 months then was given the generic Losartan from the pharmacy. I too have experience contstant itching on my feet, hands and backs. I haven't noticed welts but do have a red spot on my arm. The feeling is awful. I have a Dr.'s appt soon. Can't wait to find out doctor's opinion. I once took Accupril and develped serious cough. I'm very c ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/24/2010 2:14:43 PM

Reviewer: marshy, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My sister was taking 50mg of Losartan because the BP in her left arm was higher than her right arm (or maybe it was vice versa). She started with dizzy spells and then actually passing out. After about a month of that she contacted the Dr. and stopped the medication. She is into the second week and feels better. Her BP runs 120s over 60's usually. She had recently completed Chemotherapy and ... Show Full Comment

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