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Doctor insights on: Olmesartan Medoxomil Side Effects

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For what the drug olmesartan medoxomil is used?

For what the drug olmesartan medoxomil is used?

Hypertension: Olmesartan is an angiotensin receptor blocker (arb). It lowers blood pressure. It is also used in heart failure, coronary artery disease and in the prevention of kidney damage. ...Read more

Dr. George Mathew
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Benicar (Definition)

A recent study found sprue-like enteropathy is patients taking benicar. The label has been changed to reflect this recent information. The condition mimics gluten intolerance and results and produces abdominal ...Read more


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Site for information on olmesartan medoxomil tablets?

Site for information on olmesartan medoxomil tablets?

Many: Uptodate.Com, fda website, product insert, local pharmacist, olmesartant website. Mayo clinic, web md. ...Read more

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Olmesartan medoxomil hydrochlorothiazide, what is this?

Olmesartan medoxomil hydrochlorothiazide, what is this?

Blood pressure pill: Combination between 2 medicines. Olmesartan is an "ARB" which relaxes blood vessels. Hydrochlorothiazide is a water pill that lowers blood pressure. The two medicines work well together. ...Read more

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Can you tell me for what treatment the drug olmesartan medoxomil is used?

Can you tell me for what treatment the drug olmesartan medoxomil is used?

Aka Benicar: It is from a class of drugs called angiotensin receptor blockers, used commonly in the treatment of hypertension, (high blood pressure) ...Read more

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Does Olmesartan Medoxomil can damage the male sexual fertility?I have very good semen analyses before starting BP medications and now I am concerned.

Does Olmesartan Medoxomil can damage the male sexual fertility?I have very good semen analyses before starting BP medications and now I am concerned.

Should not : Should not, but anything is possible. What are u'r concerns. Some more explanation may get u more detailed answers . ...Read more

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I am taking olmesartan medoxomil tablet for my diastolic blood pressure does it cause erectile dysfunction?

I am taking olmesartan medoxomil tablet for my diastolic blood pressure does it cause erectile dysfunction?

Nope: Medicines like angiotensin inhibitors and receptor blockers (such as olmesartan) have shown no propensity to this in trials of patients with known erectile dysfunction. To the contrary, it appears that among antihypertensives, these classes may, if anything, improve erectile function. Great question! ...Read more

Dr. George Mathew
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Olmesartan (Definition)

Olmesartan is an angiotensin II blocker which is a kind of blood ...Read more