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Benicar vs Benicar HCT

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Benicar HCT
Other name: Olmesartan Olmesartan
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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...
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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...
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ed. I was then switched to Benicar/ My question is, can th...
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" ...I have been taking Benicar hct for many years and have never had a problem with it.  But within the last week I have developed a tickling cough that stops me speaking ...another med.  I was then switched... "

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rom 138/98 to 116/68 and have experienced no side effects....
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" ...male 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... "

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aking benicar hct for bp 165/103 experienced side effects...
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" ...i started taking benicar hct for bp 165/103 experienced side effects back pain frequent urination ...somewhat went to the doctor she put me back on benicar 20 mg back pain started again fatigue and loss... "

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20mg/12.5 for about 8yrs with no side effects and...
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" I've been on benicar/hct 20mg/12.5 for about 8yrs with no side effects and had readings of ...an E.R. visit. I am now back on benicar meds since 3/19/13 with good numbers again of 120/78... "

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past couple of weeks, I have been noticing LOTS of hair loss...
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" I have been taking 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. Strand after strand afer ...20 plus hairs!! Taking Benicar is... "

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doctor put me on Benicar HCT about 7 years ago. I was the...
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" \"My doctor put me on Benicar HCT about 7 years ago. ...leg cramps. I told my doctor about it and he changed my prescription to plain Benicar. After that I take it regularly and have no side effects or... "

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enicar. Did you switch from the benicar hct to the benicar i...
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" ...will be switching from benicar hct to just benicar. Did you switch from the benicar hct to the... "

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test and took me off the benicar hct, just taking benicar...
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" ...a calcium test and took me off the benicar hct, just taking benicar without hct, have to be off the hct to do the test, what side effects can i expect?... "

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did nothing. took 40mg benicar HCT and it knocked...
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" I was taking 20mg benicar.. did nothing for my bp, took 40mg benicar,, did nothing. took 40mg benicar HCT and it knocked it... "

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HAVE NOTICED HAIR LOSS SINCE TAKING BENICAR HCT 20MG ALSO I...
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" I TOO HAVE NOTICED HAIR LOSS SINCE TAKING BENICAR HCT 20MG ALSO I AM... "

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