When to take Benicar HCT and Tribenzor?

BENICAR, BENICAR HCT, AZOR, and TRIBENZOR are prescription medicines used to lower high blood pressure (hypertension) in adults. BENICAR may be used in pediatric patients six years of age or older to lower high blood pressure. Medicines that lower blood pressure lower the chance of having a stroke or heart attack.

What are the reviews of Benicar for high blood pressure?

Reviews may be moderated to correct grammar/spelling or remove inappropriate language. Reviews that appear to be created by parties with a vested interest in the medication will not be published. For High Blood Pressure: “Been on 20mg Benicar for decade (I am 72). Works great. Took cheaper generic made by Glenmark & developed bronchitis..

Who are the owners of Benicar and Tribenzor?

Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., reserves the right to rescind, revoke, or amend this program, at any time, without notice. Trademarks not owned by Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., are property of their respective owners. BENICAR, BENICAR HCT, AZOR, and TRIBENZOR are prescription medicines used to lower high blood pressure (hypertension) in adults.

Can you take Benicar and aliskiren at the same time?

If you have diabetes, do not use Benicar together with any medication that contains aliskiren (a blood pressure medicine – brand names include Amturnide, Tekturna, and Tekamlo). You may also need to avoid taking olmesartan with aliskiren if you have kidney disease. You should not take Benicar if you are allergic to olmesartan.

What’s the lowest dose of Benicar you can take?

Many doctors prescribe the lowest starting dose of BENICAR or BENICAR HCT to their patients. Then, if that doesn’t lower blood pressure enough, they may raise the dose. Keep taking your medicine as your doctor recommends, even if your blood pressure is improving.

How does olmesartan and Benicar HCT work together?

Olmesartan keeps blood vessels from narrowing, which lowers blood pressure and improves blood flow. Benicar HCT is a combination medicine is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Lowering blood pressure may lower your risk of a stroke or heart attack. Benicar HCT may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.

How often should I take Benicar for monotherapy?

Dosage must be individualized. The usual recommended starting dose of Benicar is 20 mg once daily when used as monotherapy in patients who are not volume-contracted.