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Is there much difference between Benicar HCT and Losartan?

I'm taking Benicar hct 40/25 but even with insurance it's 60.00 a month.I heard losartan was cheaper but I don't know what is the right dosage. Does anyone know if there is much ...

Posted 12 Sep 2011 3 answers

High Blood Pressure - should I take glucosamine, chondroitin, boron drink for joints?

... when I am taking blood pressure meds I take Benicar 40 mg, 1 a day, Amlodipine 2.5,1 a day, Furosemide 20mg, 1 a day, Simvastatin 40mg, 1 a day and I take synthroid 75, 1 a left hand has ...

Posted 26 Aug 2009 2 answers

I have been taking Benicar for 2 yrs now. My liver enzymes have been slowly increasing since. Is?

... this a side effect of this medication?

Posted 10 days ago 0 answers

I take Benicar , why is my BP still high?

I am 66 years old and have been taking Benicar 20 mg. for HB pressure for almost 6 months now but I am beginning to notice side effects like legs pain during the night ,less urination, itchy ...

Posted 30 Mar 2016 1 answer

How long does it take for benicar to leave my system?

My dosage was doubled to 40 mg. I am getting fevers of 100 degrees every night. I think this is a side effect of benicar.

Posted 6 Apr 2016 0 answers

Advise on benicare vs lisinopril?

I was on benicare n the only side effect I had was muscle cramping so my doctor put me on lisinopril n I monitor my bp through out the day n a half hr after I take it my bp goes down to 150/95 but a ...

Posted 16 Jan 2016 1 answer

How fast does benicar work!?

When you are adjusting the dose to get normal blood pressure how fast does it work? If you take a 20mg tablet at bedtime will I see the full effect by morning or does it take days to take effect??

Posted 5 Jan 2016 0 answers

Does dutasteride cause fluid retention?

I take benicar 20mg and chlosterol pill 20mg and am wondering if there is a relationship to fluid retention?

Posted 25 Dec 2015 0 answers

Benicar - I just dropped this med. due to the side effects?

I noticed on your site that says confusion is rare but mine went far beyond. When the Dr, prescribed it at 40mg once a day I took it and was lost for the day. Completely disoriented, and unlike ...

Posted 19 Oct 2015 1 answer

Benicar - On 40 mg a day. Accidentally took double dose today. Is that harmful?

Female. 70 years old. About 230lbs. Has been about 7 hours since taking the double dose. Feeling okay now, but wondering if there will be harmful effect.

Posted 3 Apr 2015 1 answer

Benicar HCT - Is it okay to break Benicar 40mg/25mg HCTZ in half? I have been taking half in the?

... morning and half at bedtime seems to work better. Does anyone know if this is okay? I started thinking about it and thought I should ask. I guess I could consult my pharmacist

Posted 7 May 2015 1 answer

What cough medicine can I take with Lexapro and Benicar?

I've been sick since Oct. 26, the doctor says it's bronchitis. I can't stop coughing and I've coughed until I've hurt my back and ribs. I need a cough medication. I know I ...

Posted 18 Dec 2014 1 answer

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