Benicar (Olmesartan)

Benicar (Olmesartan) is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Lowering high blood pressure helps prevent strokes, heart attacks, and kidney problems. This drug works by relaxing blood vessels so blood can flow more easily. Benicar belongs to a class of drugs called angiotensin receptor blockers.

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Benicar (Olmesartan) Reviews

Overall: i have took in in past.my insurance wouldn't cover switched one it would. no problems

By berrykins0

Overall: After 2 days on this drug I could hardly walk for the leg pains

By tinman101
 

Pros: May possess high affinity for the Vitamin D Receptor.

Cons: Adverse effects include headache, dizziness, diarrhea, hyperglycemia, flu-like symptoms, tachycardia, and upper respiratory tract infection. Benicar does not cause cough more frequently than placebo does

By TRKnight2007