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Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/21/2015 6:15:17 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
After reading most reviews, I seem to be the youngest so far who's been on this medication. It's been a little over a month, no dizziness but definitely some chest pain (which my dr told me is normal since my body is adjusting..I say bs and and going to another dr for feedback and insight), numb and tingling hands while sleeping, dry mouth and recently I've been woken up by "ice p ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/18/2015 12:04:35 PM

Reviewer: , 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My meds were changed from lisinopril to losartan due to allergic reaction to lisinopril(coughing). I am now having dry mouth, dizzyness and even passed out. I have discontinued the meds to see if these reactions discontinue. PLEASE, anyone having coughing, dizzyness, syncope, wheezing, sinus problems, changes in breathing, headaches, etc. since being put on any new medication, these are all signs ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/10/2014 1:48:48 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I m taking the Losartan 100mg for about 2 months now but I have very bad cramps leg!and inflammation on my knee and chest also,i have to change for something else for sure

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/24/2014 1:23:42 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
25mg tablets once a day has been working. My BP used to be over 140/80 now varies around 118/70.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/21/2014 1:01:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Started 50 mg of this drug 3 weeks ago. Hasn't brought BP down far enough. So far no side effects except swelling of ankles and feet. Medication as of today has been upped to 100 mg. Earlier was on Lisinopril but couldn't tolerate the side effects.

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