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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of amlodipine Oral.

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
8/9/2014 10:13:36 PM

Reviewer: Kris, 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Taking this cause me to feel cold blooded and very tired.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/28/2014 9:25:48 PM

Reviewer: annette, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
50% hair loss, stomach bloated, sharp pains on top of feet, so many side effects and I'm black, I'm also a stroke survivor taking 16 pills per day. I'm taking Amlodipine, Losartan, and was taking Spironolactone. All 16 pills have terrible side effects.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/20/2014 3:08:11 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Blood pressure has dropped too low. Very dizzy!

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/20/2014 5:44:52 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Since being on this tablet,I get very swollen ankles,feet and lower legs.It has also affected my visits to the toilet to pass water-I rarely go to the loo in the day but I have to get up in the night anything up to 4 times to pass water,and I pass pints and pints of urine-as though my body has stored it up in the day!! I have made an appointment with my surgery to discuss changing medication as I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
7/15/2014 3:26:49 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I'm taking 5mg amlodipine twice a day. The cardiologist wants my blood pressure below 120/70 due to a heart attach. The medication has been effective in reducing my blood pressure, but the severe side effects have been the problem. My side effects from the drug are: hot and cold flashes, excessive sweating, fingers and toes frequently cold, severe sinus congestion and sinus drip, coughing, lar ... Show Full Comment

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