30 patient evaluations for Lisinopril taken for the purpose of 'elevated blood pressure'

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Jan 18, 2017 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dizziness upon standing)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have a pill box that separates my morning meds from my evening meds. I've learned to be more aware of how fast I stand.

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 1, 2016 (Started Sep 22, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 22, 2015 (Started May 23, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

May 14, 2014 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 19, 2011 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Jun 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 15, 2013 (Started May 03, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 13, 2013 (Started Aug 13, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (low blood pressure)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Make sure you take your blood pressure at least once a week. Sometimes it can lower your BP too far.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 20, 2013 (Started Sep 09, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 15, 2013 (Started Jan 07, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 27, 2012 (Started May 31, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Severe (difficulty urinating (dysuria))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: While taking this med for just a week, I couldn't urinate and had to be taken off of it immediately.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Sep 15, 2012 (Started May 31, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for high blood pressure (hypertension))
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Severe (difficulty urinating (dysuria))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I took this for hypertension and within a week I couldn't urinate. I had lower abdominal pain also. I wouldn't ever take this drug again.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 11, 2012 (Started Jan 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dizziness with hypotension upon standing)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Simply made me too dizzy upon standing, I collapsed a couple times.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 24, 2012 (Started Jan 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for elevated blood pressure)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Seemed to work almost immediately.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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