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Condition: High Blood Pressure
6/13/2015 1:21:05 AM

Reviewer: Angels, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This is the only medication I can handle for my high blood pressure. All the other drugs my doctors tried for me caused way too many awful side effects. I can't take the generic as it causes me to have chest congestion.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
5/29/2015 1:15:03 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have only been taking this drug for about a week,but everything is going well.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
3/31/2015 12:29:47 AM

Reviewer: Eagle0769, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I gave a bad rating because after reading all the reviews I'm scared. I haven't taken it yet. I have the generic does anyone know the side effects of Metoprolol succer 50mg?

Condition: High Blood Pressure
12/27/2014 1:55:06 PM

Reviewer: MysterH, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This med has been very effective keeping my BP in check, however, more recently I have also been taking amiodarone for an afib condition. I remained on the same dose of Toprol XL, 100mg, and now I am concerned that I have occasional low BP conditions that are causing dizziness. I will be discussing a lower dose with my doctor at the next visit.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/16/2014 2:45:08 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Almost as soon as I started taking this medicine, I experienced horrible joint pain. My doctor said I must have picked up a bug but I knew it was the medicine. I felt fine until I took the first dose. I also had extreme dizziness to the point I couldn't get out of bed and missed 2 days of work. My doctor advised me to stop taking it and then 4 days later, start cutting the pills in half and ta ... Show Full Comment

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