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Tekturna HCT (Aliskiren / Hydrochlorothiazide) - Reviews, Ratings, Comments by Patients

 
 



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Below are Tekturna HCT (Aliskiren / Hydrochlorothiazide) reviews, ratings, comments submitted by patients and caregivers. Based on a total of 1 ratings/reviews, Tekturna HCT has an overall score of 1. The effectiveness score is 2 and the side effect score is 4. The scores are on ten point scale: 10 - best, 1 - worst. This information is not vetted and should not be cosidered as clinical evidence.
 

Tekturna HCT review by 75 year old female patient

  Rating
Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Ineffective
Side effects:   Severe Side Effects
  
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   high blood pressure
Dosage & duration:   300mg/12.5 mg taken 1 x daily for the period of 3 weeks
Other conditions:   dermatomyositis,hypothyroidism
Other drugs taken:   levothyroxine, prednisone
  
Reported Results
Benefits:   none,pressure never came down to acceptable range and had wide swings throughout the day
Side effects:   pounding headache, nausea, dizziness while walking and arising from bed/chair, spots in eye, uncontrollable eye tearing. The latter two are still present after6 weeks on not taking meds.
Comments:   they didn't work even after dossage was increased, Monitored at home and in doctor's office, results were the same.
 


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