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Please describe the medication: benicar (olmesartan)?

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Dr. Thomas Wright
Phlebology

In brief: Side effect

A recent study found sprue-like enteropathy is patients taking benicar (olmesartan).
The label has been changed to reflect this recent information. The condition mimics gluten intolerance and results and produces abdominal cramping and loose stool.

In brief: Side effect

A recent study found sprue-like enteropathy is patients taking benicar (olmesartan).
The label has been changed to reflect this recent information. The condition mimics gluten intolerance and results and produces abdominal cramping and loose stool.
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Dr. Michael Dansie
Family Medicine

In brief: Blood pressure med

A lower blood pressure will reduce the risk of stroke and heart attack. This medicine is an angiotensin receptor blocker (arb).

In brief: Blood pressure med

A lower blood pressure will reduce the risk of stroke and heart attack. This medicine is an angiotensin receptor blocker (arb).
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