6 patient evaluations for Nifedipine

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Apr 5, 2013 (Started Mar 05, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for high blood pressure (hypertension))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 4, 2011 (Started Jun 24, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 18, 2010 (Started May 05, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: VA replaced Nifedipine with Amlodipine Besylate
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 31, 2010 (Started Feb 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2010 (Started Jul 23, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HighBlood Pressure)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I would advice anyone taking this medication or any medication for high blood pressure to stay on their medication unless you have an adverse reaction to it. Don't stop unless you have been advised by your physician.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 11, 2009 (Started Jul 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (headaches, dizziness, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 60 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: take on time everyday
Side effects: dizziness, headaches, fatigue, headaches

  • 0 helpful marks
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