Benicar is an Antihypertensive drug, it can treat high blood pressure.
Availability: Prescription needed
Pregnancy: Consult a doctor
Alcohol: Interactions can occur
Drug class: Angiotensin II receptor antagonist
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned that Benicar, Benicar HCT, Azor and Tribenzor can cause intestinal problems known as sprue-like enteropathy”, which induces similar symptoms to celiac disease.
- Villous Atrophy
- Sprue-Like Enteropathy
- Celiac-Like Enteropathy
- Other Enteropathy Condition
- Weight Loss
- Abdominal Pain