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A 29-year-old female asked:

Dr changed me from benicar (olmesartan) hct to lisinopril hctz. also take metoprolol. will they work the same?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
Very similar: They are first cousins - not identical twins, but very similar. Your new med is far less expensive than your old one. I prefer it.
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Combinations: Those combinations should be very similar in effect.
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Last updated Jan 26, 2021

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