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Posted 12 Sep 2011 by • 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?
Posted 26 Aug 2009 by • 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 day..my left hand has joint pain and xray showed inflamation in thumb joint and little finger
Posted 16 days ago by • 1 answer
My prescription doesn't say HCT, it is just Benicar 20mg. I have been on this since Nov. 2016 and now am having body aches and vision problems.
Posted 13 days ago by • 0 answers
I am a 60yr old male
Posted 17 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
My first post here was about feeling like my head was underwater with fullness & popping in my ears.. March 30th I woke up with a low humming & buzzing in my ears. Saw an ENT who says I have tinnitis. I've been on Benicar almost 4 yrs. Was also prescribed doxycycline twice this year ...
Posted 3 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I was on the generic Benicar but my new insurance charges $540.00 for a 90 day supply . I can't afford this so my doctor changed me to Losartan Potassium 100 mgs about a month ago . Since I started this med , I have been to the ER twice with chest pains thinking I was having a heart attack . I ...
Generic Benicar HCT vs brand name effectiveness. It seems to me that the generic is not as effective
Posted 9 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
... as the brand name as my BP has increased. Please explain the reasons. I have experienced generics not working as well as the brand name in other drugs.
Posted 29 Nov 2016 by • 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?
Posted 13 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 9 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
Should I take 1/2 of losartan 50 mg to equal 1/2 of Benicar 20 mg ?
Posted 9 Aug 2010 by • 3 answers
I currently am taking Benicar 20mg . I just completed my Rx of Benicar and am about to take Losarta?
Posted 22 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
n 50 mg . My question is why the more than double dose 20(Benicar) to 50mg ( Losartan). Thanks
Posted 17 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
... this a side effect of this medication?
Posted 18 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 30 Mar 2016 by • 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 ...
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