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    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    4/14/2016 4:23:30 AM

    Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Dizziness

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    4/5/2016 11:43:57 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    worked initially but then had an increase in BP. Increased the dose to 50mg at bedtime. SO far no side effects and no difficulties

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    3/15/2016 2:04:18 AM

    Reviewer: SuzyQZ67, 45-54 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Was diagnosed w HBP/extremely high heart rate...(had this a while but was in denial and figured it was stress, it will go away) .was having shortness of breath, dizziness, headaches, flushing, red eyes......I finally listened to dr and actually filled RX this time. Within days of taking Metoprolol ER 50mg x1 day, I feel like a new person, I actually feel healthy again! I can't believe I let m ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    3/11/2016 6:39:38 AM

    Reviewer: Tabby, 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I am taking this med for HTN which it working okay for, and also for the CAD that I was diagnosed with after my heart attack back in Oct 2015. I have leg cramps very restless at night, I still have chest pain with activity and when i am resting, reoccuring jaw and arm pain that is annoying and the SOB is intolerable. It seems my joint pain has gotten worse and I have this terrible pain that comes ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: High Blood Pressure
    2/17/2016 1:29:43 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have had awful side effects. Been on drug 1 week, extreme fatigue, hip pain, feeling depressed, sore throat and cough. I cannot take atenol, don't know why my dr put me on this. Seeing a cardiologist next week, getting off of drug, no quality of life. I have chronic pain syndrome and it's making it worse, doctors get insulted if you can't tolerate what they prescribed!

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