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Preterax

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4.2  Effectiveness
6.9  Side Effects
5.2  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 10 Preterax side effects and 3 Preterax benefits.

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Effectiveness of Preterax by Condition
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Preterax, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 0% 8.5% 83.1% 8.5% 0%
Balance/Equilibrium 3.4% 16.9% 66.1% 11.9% 1.7%
Blood Pressure 5.1% 13.6% 23.7% 47.5% 10.2%
Breathing 1.7% 22% 59.3% 15.3% 1.7%
Confidence 0% 10.2% 83.1% 6.8% 0%
Coordination/Motor Skills 3.4% 6.8% 79.7% 10.2% 0%
Digestion 1.7% 22% 69.5% 6.8% 0%
Emotional Well-being 0% 18.6% 71.2% 10.2% 0%
Energy 5.1% 27.1% 52.5% 10.2% 5.1%
Eyesight 3.4% 15.3% 69.5% 10.2% 1.7%
Memory 3.4% 13.6% 71.2% 10.2% 1.7%
Mental Clarity 0% 13.6% 76.3% 8.5% 1.7%
Pain 5.1% 10.2% 76.3% 5.1% 3.4%
Patience 1.7% 16.9% 72.9% 8.5% 0%
Sexual Health 10.2% 18.6% 62.7% 5.1% 3.4%
Skin Complexion 3.4% 11.9% 79.7% 5.1% 0%
Sleep 1.7% 28.8% 54.2% 11.9% 3.4%
Stress Level 3.4% 18.6% 62.7% 13.6% 1.7%
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Commonly Reported Preterax Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Allergic Reaction 85.4% 4.2% 6.2% 2.1% 2.1%
Anxiety 50% 21.4% 14.3% 7.1% 7.1%
Appetite Loss 90.7% 4.7% 0% 4.7% 0%
Asthma 75% 25% 0% 0% 0%
Bloating 65.1% 11.6% 9.3% 9.3% 4.7%
Blurred Vision 53.8% 23.1% 15.4% 7.7% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 53.8% 30.8% 7.7% 7.7% 0%
Change in Weight 74.4% 11.6% 7% 2.3% 4.7%
Cold Hands and/or Feet 75% 25% 0% 0% 0%
Cold Symptoms 76.9% 23.1% 0% 0% 0%
Confusion 84.6% 0% 15.4% 0% 0%
Constipation 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Cough 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Depression 69.2% 7.7% 15.4% 7.7% 0%
Diarrhea 94.6% 0% 3.6% 1.8% 0%
Dizziness 47.4% 21.1% 21.1% 7% 3.5%
Drowsiness 57.1% 21.4% 14.3% 7.1% 0%
Fatigue 57.1% 14.3% 14.3% 14.3% 0%
Fever 84.6% 15.4% 0% 0% 0%
Flu-Like Symptoms 67.4% 14% 16.3% 0% 2.3%
Gas 53.6% 8.9% 17.9% 12.5% 7.1%
Headache 54.4% 14% 15.8% 5.3% 10.5%
Indigestion 82.9% 0% 14.6% 0% 2.4%
Insomnia 85.7% 0% 7.1% 7.1% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 61.5% 23.1% 7.7% 7.7% 0%
Itching 77.3% 11.4% 2.3% 6.8% 2.3%
Leg and/or Foot Cramping 50% 25% 0% 25% 0%
Mood Swings 69.2% 0% 15.4% 15.4% 0%
Muscle / Joint Pain 35.7% 21.4% 21.4% 14.3% 7.1%
Muscle Cramping 61.5% 15.4% 0% 23.1% 0%
Nausea 77.1% 16.7% 4.2% 2.1% 0%
Sensitivity to Light 76.9% 7.7% 15.4% 0% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 92.3% 0% 0% 7.7% 0%
Skin Rash 82.2% 6.7% 6.7% 4.4% 0%
Stomach Ache 84.6% 0% 7.7% 7.7% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Preterax Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Anemia 95.3% 2.3% 0% 0% 2.3%
Constipation 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
Cough 40% 0% 20% 40% 0%
Decrease in Birth Control Effectiveness 97.7% 2.3% 0% 0% 0%
Decrease in Blood Pressure 25% 25% 25% 0% 25%
Dehydration / Thirst 67.4% 20.9% 4.7% 2.3% 4.7%
Discolored Urine 72.1% 16.3% 9.3% 2.3% 0%
Drowsiness 69.8% 14% 7% 2.3% 7%
Fatigue 48.8% 20.9% 16.3% 7% 7%
Heartburn 75% 0% 0% 25% 0%
Indigestion 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Liver Damage 97.7% 0% 2.3% 0% 0%
Metallic Taste in Mouth 81.4% 16.3% 0% 2.3% 0%
Muscle / Joint Pain 33.3% 16.7% 33.3% 16.7% 0%
Reduced Libido 72.2% 13.9% 8.3% 2.8% 2.8%
Sickness with Alcohol Consumption 95.3% 4.7% 0% 0% 0%
Stuffy Nose 75% 0% 0% 0% 25%
Swelling 86.4% 4.5% 2.3% 4.5% 2.3%
Swelling around the Eyes 50% 0% 0% 25% 25%
Vomiting 93% 4.7% 2.3% 0% 0%
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Episodes since taking Preterax
Since taking Preterax Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Blindness 0.9%
Fall 2.8%
Hospitalization 2.8%
Stroke 0.9%
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28 May 2016 if someone had severe side effect
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13 Apr 2016 using Preterax for increased blood pressure reduction to 120 to 130 systolic and as a diuretic to reduce very mild swelling of ankles.
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01 Apr 2016 my blood pressure has been normal since I took Preterax 2.5 mg about 2 years ago. I took one every night. I noticed dark patches in my left lower thigh and the dermatologue reported that it does not concern the skin but is a circulation problem. I do not suffer any way from these patches but I am scared in the long what can happen. The internal medicines specialist did not contest the dermatologue. I am still taking Preterax but am also scared about possible side effects in my kidney as I am told by nurses friends. I am actually thinking how to avoid Preterax without affecting my daily blood pressure rate.
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18 Nov 2015 weight lost. tired, less sleep, burning of feet vain raised up and painful and feet get very dark
   —Posted by myacamille
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12 Oct 2015 I took a max one a day multivitamin and the results seem to be working. My blood pressure seemed o have been lowered.my last bp reading was 130/73 and i was feeling a bit off.i am now feeling real good but i need to ensure that the bp s not too low.will check on that soon.
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