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Is there much difference between Benicar HCT and Losartan?

Posted 12 Sep 2011 by cingrubb 3 answers

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 difference in the two drugs?

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

Posted 26 Aug 2009 by jayrae 2 answers

... 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 joint pain and xray showed inflamation in thumb joint and little finger

Is it safe to take Apple Cider Vinegar while on Benicar?

Posted 29 Nov 2016 by ang_c1977 1 answer

I am on Benicar for high blood pressure and want to start taking Apple Cider Vinegar for its many health benefits. Is this a safe combo?

Presently taking Benicar 10MG(1/2 20 MG tablet.)Dr switching to Losartan 50MG?

Posted 9 Oct 2016 by Gary Hill 0 answers

Should I take 1/2 of losartan 50 mg to equal 1/2 of Benicar 20 mg ?

I currently am taking Benicar 20mg . I just completed my Rx of Benicar and am about to take Losarta?

Posted 22 Aug 2016 by highblood22 0 answers

n 50 mg . My question is why the more than double dose 20(Benicar) to 50mg ( Losartan). Thanks

When will Benicar go generic ?

Posted 9 Aug 2010 by poppy0706 3 answers

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

Posted 17 Jul 2016 by MsNW 0 answers

... this a side effect of this medication?

I take Benicar , why is my BP still high?

Posted 30 Mar 2016 by ottavia 1 answer

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 skin,buzzing in the ear/head, poor sleep, skip heartbeat ..just a general sickly feeling ; this morning I ...

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

Posted 6 Apr 2016 by Gnopnik 0 answers

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.

Advise on benicare vs lisinopril?

Posted 16 Jan 2016 by Clilley 1 answer

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 hr or two after that my bp sky rockets to 180/112 idk what to do I still have benicare left n ...

How fast does benicar work!?

Posted 5 Jan 2016 by Davidheinig 0 answers

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??

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