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

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/8/2014 4:56:44 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
150/65 six weeks later 137/55, take @ bedtime dry cough, weakness in thighs after walking up stairs.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/7/2014 2:49:13 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking this for about 3 months and all of a sudden I developed a cough and choking. I also have sleep apnea and with the mask I use at night I had to keep taking it off and getting a drink of water. After reading these reviews I called my doctor and hopefully she gets me something better.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/5/2014 11:53:09 AM

Reviewer: csl4142, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I had been taking this medication for over a yr with no problems. I stopped smoking and starting having a lot of smytoms. Very dizzy light headed bad stiffness in my legs and muscles, memory loss cant remember what im doing. going to stop taking it

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/3/2014 10:22:45 PM

Reviewer: plr, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been coughing and choking so bad that people around me ask if they should call 911. I had no idea this medicine was the cause of that until today when I had my throat scoped and a biopsy taken. The doctor told me it was notorious for causing the coughing. I wish he had told me before I had that done. I was shocked to see so many people who have the exact same problem,

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/3/2014 11:38:54 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Had issues with previous ACE drugs (chronic cough) but did not notice that with the lisinopril. After 2-3 years on the drug, I ended up in the ER with a severe allergic reaction. Also, over the past year or so, I have had intermittent chronic coughing, lately to the point of vomiting. But since I had been on the drug for so long, I did not connect the two. I am now off the drug and am interest ... Show Full Comment

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