A member asked:

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

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Dr. Bennett Werner answered

Specializes in Cardiology

They are first cousins - not identical twins, but very similar. Your new med is far less expensive than your old one. I prefer it.

Answered Jan 26, 2021



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Dr. Calvin Weisberger answered

Specializes in

Those combinations should be very similar in effect.

Answered Jan 31, 2014



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