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A 56-year-old male asked:

Taking benicar (olmesartan) /hct vs spironolctone .are they equivalent in lowering or controlling blood pressure.any advantiage of benicar (olmesartan) over just spironolacton?

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Dr. Rony Gorges
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Benicar/HCTZ: will usually be the more effective of the two because it's 2 BP meds. But in some cases for certain conditions the spironolactone will be better.

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