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Benicar equivalent doses

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Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

I take two 5 mg tablets of Amlodipine at night and one 40 mg tablet of Benicar . I woke up and thought I hadn’t taken the pills, so I took them and then wondered if it was a double dose. Should I ... View answer

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Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

, it just occurred to me that my symptoms really got bad around the time I started taking Benicar HCT ... between ADHD and RLS. I take 30 millograms of Vyvanse daiky plus a small dose of Wellbutrin . For RLS... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

I accidently took my benicar 40 tonight I took a dose this am... Should I panic? ... View answer

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

I accidentally took my Benicar tonight only 14 hours after my morning dose as i mistook when it should have been lipitor should i worry Also I took my morning dose of thyroid drug as I take ... View answer

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Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

my husband accidently took all my meds. The ones that concern me are lexapro , benicar and a double dose of spironolactone ... View answer

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Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Mahboob Ur Rahman MD

Hello: I currently taking 40 mgm of Benicar/day as one of my anti-hypertensive medications. What is the comparable dose of Diovan( valsartan) in my case. My calculation is if 320mgm/day for Diovan(... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahboob Ur Rahman ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

My son takes benicar and he lost his new refill while moving. He did not have one yesterday or today His wife has him very upset that he will have a heart attack He called his dr today and they were ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

I take two blood pressure medications. Benicar 40 mg and norvasc 5mg. I cannot remember if I took it tonight. Should I wait until tomorrow night? I don t want to double dose, but even with both medications ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I have taken 20mg Benicar for years. Recently the Doctor up my daily dose to 40mg. I also take a 81mg aspirin daily. I now have blood in my semen. If I stop the aspirin and go back to 20mg Benicar ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhilesh Dubey MD

. Are there any other class of meds I ICould take instead of Benicar. Could I take lower doses of more than two ...I am taking Benicar 20 o hypertension. Having many side effects including insomnia,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhilesh Dubey ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Very unlikely. http://www.rxlist.com/script/main/mobileart-rx.asp?drug=benicar&monotype=rx-desc&monopage=1 Please reply with thanks.

Dr. C. J. Varghese MD

Hello Nellbleam, I am a Homoeopath and so not an expert to answer your query. Never mind it. You may again post your query, doctors of conventional medicine will answer you satisfactorily. If you need curative treatment...

Dr.  Prasad MD

You need not be worried, unless you develop dizziness and lightheadedness. Please check your blood pressure before taking the next dose.