2 patient evaluations for Verapamil with a side effects rating of Severe

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Feb 24, 2016 (Started Feb 20, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Severe (headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 120 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This was the second time I tried to take this med, and four days was all I could possibly manage; the constant headache was severe and debilitating. It did lower my heartrate a little, but not nearly enough to make this a viable treatment for me.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Apr 1, 2009 (Started Feb 04, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Severe (swelling in feet, swelling in lower extremities)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 240 mg/24 hours Daily
Advice & Tips: swelling in legs, large weight swings caused overall unhealthy feelings.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: swelling in feet, swelling in lower extremities

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