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Benicar vs. Benicar HCT for High Blood Pressure

Benicar

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Other Names: Olmesartan

Benicar HCT

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Rating: 4 out of 5
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 645 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Olmesartan medoxomil (trade names: Benicar in the US, Olmetec in EU and Canada, WinBP, Golme in India, Erastapex in Egypt) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist used to treat hypertension... Read more on Wikipedia
Olmesartan medoxomil (trade names: Benicar in the US, Olmetec in EU and Canada, WinBP, Golme in India, Erastapex in Egypt) is an angiotensin II receptor antagonist used to treat hypertension... Read more on Wikipedia
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February 6, 2014
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What patients are saying about Benicar vs. Benicar HCT

198 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
from 138/98 to 116/68 and have experienced no side effects...
...and began taking Benicar HCT 3 weeks ago. My BP has gone from 138/98 to 116/68 and have experienced no side effects. In fact, my...
taking benicar hct for bp 165/103 experienced side effects...
...started taking benicar hct for bp 165/103 experienced side effects back pain frequent ...put me back on benicar 20 mg back pain started again fatigue and loss of sleep will try natural route...
Strange! I was started out on Benicar HCT which made me...
...smell. Strange! I was started out on Benicar HCT which made me feel extremely weak. Was switched to Benicar 40 mg. Later symptoms showed up with ...work-up. After being off Benicar for several...
past couple of weeks, I have been noticing LOTS of hair loss...
...Benicar/HCT 20 mg for about 2 mos. All of a sudden...in the past couple of weeks, I have been noticing LOTS of hair loss. ...Benicar is the only thing I have done differently. I notice now that ...
benicar. Did you switch from the benicar hct to the benicar...
...be switching from benicar hct to just benicar. Did you switch from the benicar hct to the benicar...
did nothing. took 40mg benicar HCT and it knocked...
I was taking 20mg benicar.. did nothing for my bp, took 40mg benicar,, did nothing. took 40mg benicar HCT and it knocked it down to 100/72. Is it possible to ONLY need...
HAVE NOTICED HAIR LOSS SINCE TAKING BENICAR HCT 20MG ALSO I...
I TOO HAVE NOTICED HAIR LOSS SINCE TAKING BENICAR HCT 20MG ALSO I AM...
I'm on Benicar HCT, and it's working extremely well for...
@yhaen: I'm on Benicar HCT, and it's working extremely well for me.  At my ...was insane: 190/110, and now, on the Benicar, I'm routinely down to about 115/65.  No real side effects to speak of, ex...
Benicar/hct 18months ago after taking lisinopril,which...
...started taking Benicar/hct 18months ago after taking ...cough,hacking day and night. Benicar has kept my pressure down without all...
hct I have noticed a slight increase in heart rate. When...
benicar hct I have noticed a slight increase in heart rate. When the heart beats ...happened to any...
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