Benicar vs Lisinopril

Benicar
(Rx)
Lisinopril
(Rx)
Benicar is a high blood pressure medication.
Lisinopril is a high blood pressure medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
2.4
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for High Blood Pressure
3.2
Concern level
2.7
Helpfulness
for High Blood Pressure
2.2
Concern level
2.8
Approval Date
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April 25, 2002
July 1, 2002
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
11,664 Discussions
39,953 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Benicar is prescribed for High Blood Pressure and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
Lisinopril is prescribed for High Blood Pressure and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Ben
Tiredness
5
Dizziness
3
Cough
3
Headaches
2
Muscle Pain
2
Allergy
1
Depression
1
Shortness of Breath
1
Joint Pain
1
Weight Loss
1
Lis
Cough
10
Tiredness
4
Dizziness
4
Allergy
2
Depression
2
Weight Loss
2
Dry Cough
2
Weight Gain
2
Shortness of Breath
2
Nausea
2
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Benicar
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Lisinopril
Lis
Tiredness
Ben
Lis
5
4
Dizziness
Ben
Lis
3
4
Cough
Ben
Lis
3
10
Headaches
Ben
Lis
2
0
Muscle Pain
Ben
Lis
2
0
Allergy
Ben
Lis
1
2
Depression
Ben
Lis
1
2
Shortness of Breath
Ben
Lis
1
2
Joint Pain
Ben
Lis
1
0
Weight Loss
Ben
Lis
1
2
Cough
Lis
Ben
10
3
Tiredness
Lis
Ben
4
5
Dizziness
Lis
Ben
4
3
Allergy
Lis
Ben
2
1
Depression
Lis
Ben
2
1
Weight Loss
Lis
Ben
2
1
Dry Cough
Lis
Ben
2
0
Weight Gain
Lis
Ben
2
0
Shortness of Breath
Lis
Ben
2
1
Nausea
Lis
Ben
2
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Benicar and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Lisinopril and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 5 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg
Tablet: 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Olmesartan Medoxomil
Lisinopril
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Benicar and Lisinopril: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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