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Comment from: Bubba 55-64 Male Patient Published: September 09

Blurry Vision, extreme pain in legs, ankles and lower back, can't stand moderate heat. Quit taking and side effects are almost gone. Did not really help my BP.

Comment from: Carl Forbes 55-64 Male less than 1 month Patient Published: August 11

I had a heart (aortic valve) replacement 2-14-14 never could get my irregular heart beat fixed, then a few months later contracted MS. had to have ablation in July 2015, it worked for the problem I had, but my HBP was still sky high. Had to take 3 metropolols every day to keep it down. So my ablation specialist put me on this. The second day my ankles started to swell, but the drug actually worked well up to the point Im at now, not too much, but a little of everthing else for side effects. If my ankles didn't swell, I would stay on this drug, but I am glad I am getting of it. Can't take the swelling feet and ankles anymore, hard enough to walk with MS

Comment from: skylark 65-74 Female less than 1 month Patient Published: May 22

Although this medication has lowered my blood pressure as intended, one of the side effects is severe aching bones in my legs. The pain has incapacitated me and I've only been taking it for two weeks now. It did not work at all during the first week, so my caregiver increased the dosage to two capsules per day but I feel the terrible aches in my legs is due to calcium deficiency caused by the drug itself. Can't seem to win here..

Comment from: flowergirl 55-64 Female 1 to less than 2 years Patient Published: December 06

Overall,Im pleased with this medication.The occasional unexpected dizziness(slight and ending quickly) has taken a little getting used to ---but Im willing to put up with it for a great blood pressure and pulse rate.The dizziness is unrelated to getting up too quickly.Mine happens when I am standing still--but,as I said,Im willing to deal with it.

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Comment from: deb 55-64 Female 2 to less than 5 years Caregiver Published: August 14

I've been on it for years Dr refuses to take me off. It does help my BP but the side effects are not worth it. Dizziness, blurred vision, tired and just don't feel well. Heat really bothers me also!

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Comment from: [email protected] 75 or over Male 6 months to less than 1 year Patient Published: April 08

My only complaint is that it takes so long to take effect and will last only 6-8 hours before the heart rate goes back up again!

Comment from: 25-34 Female 1 to less than 2 years Patient Published: January 10

I've been on this medication about a year it really hasn't worked even combined with cozzar and lasik but it does keep my pulse down.

Comment from: OverFiftyandFit 45-54 Male 5 to less than 10 years Patient Published: November 15

Had high BP from sudden weight gain 9 yrs ago. Didn't work very well. Added Quinapril, and BP became controlled. Don't know why DR kept me on it as well. Lost 85 lbs. BP became too low, stopped taking it, take BP daily, BP still below normal 110/70, (Normal - 120/80). Probably time to reduce the Quinapril as well. Initially TAZTIA XT on its own to control BP was not very effective, only slightly.

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Comment from: smallcow 35-44 Female 1 to 6 months Patient Published: September 24

It has keep my bp down in normal rage feel alot better.

Comment from: 75 or over Male less than 1 month Caregiver Published: February 05

This medication caused dizziness and severe hallucinations.Quit taking Taztia XT .No more dizziness or hallucinations.

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Comment from: Harlansu 65-74 Female less than 1 month Patient Published: December 23

this has done little if anything for an increased heart rat after being shocked into sinus rhythm in Sept. I've had an alarming weight gain of a pound a week and am itching.

Comment from: 75 or over Female 1 to less than 2 years Patient Published: October 21

effects my vision and makes me dizzy

Comment from: jabbiet Female 1 to 6 months Patient Published: September 19

I have not had any problems with this drug and I am very pleased with it.

Comment from: 25-34 Female 2 to less than 5 years Patient Published: September 10

I take this medicine for psvt an irregular heartbeat, and it contols it perfectly!

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