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  • n. A drug used to treat hypertension, congestive heart failure, and chronic renal failure.

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  • The one exception: Combining a potassium-retaining diuretic and an ACE inhibitor, such as benazepril (generic, Lotensin), captopril (generic, Capoten), or enalapril (generic, Vasotec), can cause worrisome potassium accumulation even in people with healthy kidneys.

    Q&A: Potassium dangers?

  • But because it’s thought to lower blood pressure in a manner similar to prescription ACE inhibitors — such as benazepril (Lotensin), enalapril (Vasotec), and lisinopril (Prinivil), all available generically — combining the two could create an additive effect that theoretically might drive blood pressure too low.

    Q&A: Does pomegranate juice interact with prescription drugs?

  • But because it’s thought to lower blood pressure in a manner similar to prescription ACE inhibitors—such as benazepril (Lotensin), enalapril (Vasotec), and lisinopril (Prinivil), all available generically—combining the two could create an additive effect that theoretically might drive blood pressure too low.

    Q&A: Does pomegranate juice interact with prescription drugs?

  • As many of my patients require benazepril in combination rather than lisinopril a result of the drug company ownership of the insurance plan - a discussion for another time.

    The Dirty Little Secret About Patients as Partners in Health Care

  • Lisinopril is a fine drug, as is benazepril, enalapril and many others.

    The Dirty Little Secret About Patients as Partners in Health Care

  • Those diagnosed with hypertension are often prescribed one of many blood-pressure lowering drugs such as Novartis's Lotensin or generic benazepril, candesartan, sold as Atacand by AstraZeneca and Takeda, or Novartis' Diovan, known generically as valsartan.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • Amlodipine benazepril capsules for treatment of hypertension launched in the US market

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • Lupin's generic amlodipine/benazepril capsules are the therapeutic equivalent of Novartis '

    DWS Full News Feed

  • Commercial shipments of amlodipine/benazepril pills have already commenced, Lupin announced in a press release.

    DWS Full News Feed

  • Amlodipine/benazepril combo pills had annual sales of approximately US$ 1.1 billion for the twelve months ended September 2009, based on IMS Health sales data.

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