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Diabetes board

  1. Prediabetes
    ... eventually they were getting higher again. I take BENICAR HCT 10/25 and I have readings ranging from 95/60 to ... dosage. I take the highest dosage available for the Benicar HCt so maybe he will lower it. I told him about the...

  2. Prediabetes
    ... to check it again...I have hypertension and I take Benicar HCT 40/25 and I have my blood pressure under control...

  3. Pre-diabetes
    ... I have hypertension and I take BENICAR HCT 40/25. My bp is under control . My glucose level...

  4. Started Benicar HCT 20mg/12.5 mg for HBP and my glucose jumped up
    ... to say that mine was also around 100 after being on benicar and hctz. but 100 is not high enough to be considered...

  5. Blood Pressure & Diabetes
    ... ACE inhibitor, and got a bad cough. I'm now taking Benicar , an ARB, which has fewer side effects (but is more...

  6. Need advice-BS 120 Dr want me on Advantia
    ... fasting blood sugar level was at 120. I was on 40mg of Benicar for high blood pressure for approximately 10 months...
    ... also taking lipitor and alot of other pills. Is benicar an ace inhibitor or arb. I know that thiazides can...

  7. Are there any diabetics with hbp taking a diuretic...
    ... Yes I take Benicar and lasix. I also take 1200 mg of fish oil for my...

  8. New to boards/wife type 2 diabetic/have questions
    ... . She is on Avandamet 4mg/500mg twice daily, Benicar for high blood pressure, and naproxen for pain. She...

  9. type 2 and atenolol
    ... ngiotensin-II receptor blockers (ARBS like Diovan, Atacand, Benicar ), and angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors...

  10. Glucose Levels and High Blood Pressure Medications
    ... high blood pressure for years. I have been taking Benicar , Procardia XL and Lasix. When I was diagnosed with...
    ... high blood pressure for years. I have been taking Benicar , Procardia XL and Lasix. When I was diagnosed with...

Fibromyalgia board

  1. Chronic constipation caused by pain medication?
    ... medication? (Ultram and occasional lortab) Also I'm on Benicar for hypertension. Nothing seems to work very well...

  2. Hi I New To This Board
    ... needed for my anxiety and panic attacks. I also take Benicar for hypertension and have been on this for years....

Immune Disorders board

  1. Possible Hashimoto's--or something else?
    ... your area (they have lists) who will prescribe the Benicar and Minocyclin (and later some other antibiotics)...

Lupus board

  1. new name for mystery symptom
    ... I was on Catapress3 patches,Lotrel, and atenolol, benicar , plauenil *sp*, my luck, and my angst was at losing...

  2. Drug induced LUPUS
    ... I have been taking Benicar HCT (diaretic) for hypertension for a full year now...
    ... Sam - This is what I hear. :) I am hoping that Benicar HCT is the cause of all my Lupus like symptoms. I...
    ... a bit better. Still.... Upon reading over the Benicar HCT consumer pamphlet, it does clearly state that ... me and he feels that I should go back to the plain Benicar and when I see him on the 4th I will start the process...
    ... Friday but I wanted write an update. I stopped the Benicar HCT last week and have not had any of my Lupus type...

Colds & Flu board

  1. Craziest flu of my life?
    ... had some dizziness. So the doctor had to put him on Benicar for his blood pressure. He had to have a CT scan...

Lyme Disease board

  1. Dr. M in Rockville??
    ... that mino can cause vertigo! Did you tolerate the Benicar ok? Does it lower BP a lot? Thanks so much for...
    ... that mino can cause vertigo! Did you tolerate the Benicar ok? Does it lower BP a lot? Thanks so much for ... truly drug reactions or what. I did okay on the Benicar ; had some issues with wooziness when crouching/sitting ... stablilized in the 110/65-70 range while I was on the Benicar . Make sure he gives you lots of samples of Benicar...

  2. Treatment for lymes
    ... and Tindamax (to kill the cyst form), combined with Benicar and Vit-D supplements. I seem to be symptom free over...

  3. oral antibiotics for neuro lyme
    ... was on 4000IU Vitamin-D3 to reduce inflammation, and Benicar for the same reason....
    ... was over, he starts me on an interesting regimen of Benicar (to reduce the inflamation so the abx could get at ... low onVit-D) and Cefzil. I was to start to take the Benicar but no abx. Interestingly enough, I started to get ... spots during the period when I was ramping up the Benicar and NOT on abx (he later said that he thinks the Benicar ... day Cefzil 500mg/day Tindamax 40, then 80mg/day Benicar 4000 IU/day Vitamin-D3 tons of acidophilus tabs ... consistenly high. He also believes that the Vit-D3 + Benicar combo helps reduce the inflammation that the cyst...

  4. Lyme Disease
    ... the inflammation the Lyme's causes. He does use the Benicar (but not as high of doses as Marshall likes to use...
    ... talked with my LLMD in Connecticut and he said using benicar for Lyme is very controversial but we will see. I...
    ... talked with my LLMD in Connecticut and he said using benicar for Lyme is very controversial but we will see. I...

  5. IGeneX says yes....CDC says no....
    ... was over, he starts me on an interesting regimen of Benicar (to reduce the inflamation so the abx could get at ... low onVit-D) and Cefzil. I was to start to take the Benicar but no abx. Interestingly enough, I started to get ... spots during the period when I was ramping up the Benicar and NOT on abx (he later said that he thinks the Benicar ... day Cefzil 500mg/day Tindamax 40, then 80mg/day Benicar 4000 IU/day Vitamin-D3 tons of acidophilus tabs ... consistenly high. He also believes that the Vit-D3 + Benicar combo helps reduce the inflammation that the cyst...

  6. is chronic lyme curable ?
    ... was over, he starts me on an interesting regimen of Benicar (to reduce the inflamation so the abx could get at ... low onVit-D) and Cefzil. I was to start to take the Benicar but no abx. Interestingly enough, I started to get ... spots during the period when I was ramping up the Benicar and NOT on abx (he later said that he thinks the Benicar ... day Cefzil 500mg/day Tindamax 40, then 80mg/day Benicar 4000 IU/day Vitamin-D3 tons of acidophilus tabs ... consistenly high. He also believes that the Vit-D3 + Benicar combo helps reduce the inflammation that the cyst...

  7. iv antibiotics
    ... suspicious" and started to treat me with minocycline and benicar . In January, he re-tested me and I came up positive...
    ... suspicious" and started to treat me with minocycline and benicar . In January, he re-tested me and I came up positive...
    ... suspicion of lyme, I was put on minocycline (along with benicar ). For babesia, I was on alinia, mepron and zithromax...
    ... suspicion of lyme, I was put on minocycline (along with benicar ). For babesia, I was on alinia, mepron and zithromax...

  8. My Stupid General Practitioner
    ... ago, I had a pharmacist drill me about flagyl and benicar . He started telling me that he was reading about...

  9. Q's about Flagyl
    ... Tindamax 500mg/day, combined with Cefzil 500mg/day and Benicar . I had bad side effects from a previous regimen of...

  10. Low blood pressure?
    ... azithro already) This may prohibit me from adding benicar and flagyl to my IV ceftriaxone. Well, benicar in ... on it. Problem is, don't know if my doc will okay benicar since my bp may already be borderline low. Any...
    ... adding in flagyl in a couple weeks and slowly adding benicar to see how I tolerate it....

  11. What gives me hope...
    ... was over, he starts me on an interesting regimen of Benicar (to reduce the inflamation so the abx could get at ... low onVit-D) and Cefzil. I was to start to take the Benicar but no abx. Interestingly enough, I started to get ... spots during the period when I was ramping up the Benicar and NOT on abx (he later said that he thinks the Benicar ... 2x/day Cefzil 500mg/day Tindamax 40, then 80mg/day Benicar 4000 IU/day Vitamin-D3 tons of acidophilus tabs Fungal ... consistenly high. He also believes that the Vit-D3 + Benicar combo helps reduce the inflammation that the cyst...

  12. acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans (skin atrophy)
    ... was over, he starts me on an interesting regimen of Benicar (to reduce the inflamation so the abx could get at ... low onVit-D) and Cefzil. I was to start to take the Benicar but no abx. Interestingly enough, I started to get ... spots during the period when I was ramping up the Benicar and NOT on abx (he later said that he thinks the Benicar ... day Cefzil 500mg/day Tindamax 40, then 80mg/day Benicar 4000 IU/day Vitamin-D3 tons of acidophilus tabs ... consistenly high. He also believes that the Vit-D3 + Benicar combo helps reduce the inflammation that the cyst...

  13. May be cured of Lymes, but an unexpected twist
    ... inflamed gut. Follow-up in 4 weeks. Also reducing the Benicar dosage. He thinks the Lymes is gone, and what I'm...

  14. Vitamin D supplementation
    ... also acts as an anti-inflammatory, and along with the Benicar he had me on, seemed to really help the antibiotics...

  15. Lyme Treatment
    ... to kill the cyst form, 80mg (ramp up dose slowly) Benicar to help the immune system cope with all the byproducts...

  16. Is anyone cured?
    ... Tindamax (500mg /day), Cefzil (2x500mg /day), and Benicar (worked up to 3 x 10mg /day, now being increased to ... antibiotics. You have to keep the Vit-D levels up, and the Benicar regimen seems to help with both reducing the inflammation...

  17. Oral antibiotics with disseminated disease?
    ... recently), along with 6g fish oil, Tindamax, Cefzil, and Benicar . It's been working out WELL so far, albiet slower ... antibiotics. You have to keep the Vit-D levels up, and the Benicar regimen seems to help with both reducing the inflammation...
    ... low. What is CD 57, what does that mean? What is Benicar ? I seem to have so much to learn. Good luck to...
    ... low. What is CD 57, what does that mean? What is Benicar ? I seem to have so much to learn. Good luck to ... to be closer to 200. Under 60 is a real concern. Benicar is a blood pressure medication that is being used ... body - BEFORE I started antibiotics but was on the Benicar ). One school of thought is the Marshall Protocol...
    ... recently), along with 6g fish oil, Tindamax, Cefzil, and Benicar . It's been working out WELL so far, albiet slower ... antibiotics. You have to keep the Vit-D levels up, and the Benicar regimen seems to help with both reducing the inflammation...
    ... Benicar is a blood pressure pill. Why did your doc put you...
    ... [QUOTE=Yourtroubl;2967419] Benicar is a blood pressure pill. Why did your doc put you ... too. But its not happening. I am at wits end. Benicar is a Blood pressure med. but is used in the Marshall ... Protocal because Benicar has the the ability to block the type of inflammation...

  18. Do antibiotics always cause "herxes"???
    ... but tolerable. I was so sick as soon as I took teh BEnicar teh pain melted away! Now it comes in teh form of ... may be more open to it than other drs. Also without Benicar in the MP many wont herx much or at all with ABX alone...

  19. pins and needles feeling in legs and arm
    ... up, press on the nerves, tingling. He has me on Benicar , Vit-D3 supplementation, and now a new herbal supplement...

  20. Are there any LLMD's that are covered by insurance?
    ... is using an unconventional approach of antibiotics, Benicar , and supplements, and I've seen great improvement...
    ... unless he really has to. The doc says that using the Benicar seems to allow the antibiotics to get at the spirochetes...
    ... out to be probably NOT drug reactions. He put me on Benicar and had me on no antibiotics from Nov to late Dec...

  21. Any threat to baby?
    ... to calm down. After that, he started me on low dose Benicar (slowly ramped up from 5mg a day to 3 x 10mg a day ... which is my current maintenance dose). The Benicar is interesting because it reduces tissue inflammation ... only the immune system but antibiotics as well. The Benicar reduces the inflammation, allowing the spirochetes ... symptoms were starting to return. He put me on the Benicar and poof, I started to have a few spots, but only ... a few. He is theorizing that the Benicar may be having some sort of effect on the spirochetes ... is no real proof of this. After a little while of Benicar only, he started me up on 100mg Minocycline, this ... it's job, killing the cyst form. I'm currently on Benicar 3 x 10mg/day, 500mg Cefzil 2x a day, Tindamax 500mg...

  22. Marshall Protocol
    ... Did you also take Benicar? Benicar is in a class of medications called Angiotensin Receptor ... Blockers or ARBs for short. Benicar 's primary use has been to treat high blood pressure...
    ... protocol but doesn't use most of it. My LLMD uses the Benicar to reduce tissue inflammation, but lower doses (I ... to hide from the immune system/meds. Certainly the Benicar seems to help me with not only the cytokine effects ... we were seeing some die-off of the Lymes with ONLY Benicar while I was off all abx (I was seeing reddish spots ... very beneficial. The only problem I had with the Benicar was that my insurance didn't want to pay for it, insisting...
    ... Bill. I appreciate it. Are you still taking the Benicar ? How long have you been in treatment? How long were...
    ... Bill. I appreciate it. Are you still taking the Benicar ? How long have you been in treatment? How long were ... other people are doing. Thanks Yes, still on the Benicar 3x10mg per day. I've been on the Benicar/Cefzil combo...
    ... has really stumbled on something huge and powerful - Benicar makes teh ABX WAY stronger than all my many IV's!...

  23. 30 days of Doxy!
    ... with some other meds (Tindamax to kill the cyst form, Benicar and Vit-D supplements to reduce inflammation). ...

  24. Questions, questions, questions
    ... can do with Lymes. His regimen of using Vit-D and Benicar to reduce the inflammation seems to have helped greatly...

  25. new here, first post
    ... supplements? Thanks My LLMD has me on a regimen of 30mg Benicar , 500mg Cefzil (similar to Ceftin), Vitamin-D supplementatio ... n (was very low) and 500mg daily Tindamax. The Benicar and Vit-D reduce inflammation so the abx can get to...

  26. Is it normal.........
    ... system and protect itself from the antibiotics. The Benicar I'm on helps with this, as does increasing my Vit...

  27. What is this about registering with the county and State CDC
    ... VERY fortunate that I was able to get 40mg samples of Benicar from the doc (cut them into quarters as I'm on 10mg ... them worked for me before they'll pay one cent for Benicar (even though the other drugs cannot have the effect...

  28. Adverse reaction to an antibiotic
    ... time, and about a week the second time. He put me on Benicar to reduce the inflammation and cytokine effects, and...

  29. you guys will love this
    ... I started to relapse. He then put me on Minocin, Benicar , with Vit-D supplementation (I had levels half of...
    ... Marshall Protocol, but only a little; his doses of Benicar are low, and he thinks the Vit-D depravation is stupid...

  30. Anyone heard of the Marshall Protocol?
    ... is reducing vitamin D, using abx and a drug called benicar . It treats CFS, FM, lyme, and other diseases....

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  32. brenda8/Heather: Please follow up on your vitamin regime
    ... I am also on a bunch a presciption pills, also. Benicar 40 mg 1x a day Cortef 2.5 mg 2x a day Armour 60...

  33. 9th week with the Roceph
    ... to its theories. Dr. Marshall advocates the use of Benicar , a prescription blood pressure medication known as...

  34. My test came back negative, do you still think I have Lyme?
    ... also on thyroid pill called Armour and a pill called Benicar which is actually for high blood pressure but my doctor...

Gallbladder board

  1. Has anyone had success after Gall bladder removal??
    ... LadyBiker, i am now on Benicar 40mg., HCT 12.5 mg. and i have untill recently been ... on Cardizam LA along with the benicar . been on these for a few years and i am still ahving...

Kidney Disorders board

  1. Fsgs
    ... my students so I asked for a switch. I am now on Benicar and this is so much better for me. However, it...
    ... want to make sure that my switch from Lisinopril to Benicar is not allowing me to spill more protein. I am on...

  2. Theories on Chronic Kidney Diseases
    ... Treated for HBP for 15 years. Under control with Benicar (Angiotensin Receptor Blocker) and Dyzaide (Diuretic...

  3. Slightly elevated creatinine
    ... seem concerned about that reading. I have been on benicar and a water pill and I read that benica could change...
    ... seem concerned about that reading. I have been on benicar and a water pill and I read that benica could change...
    ... realize which medication you were talking about. Benicar , is I think the drug you're talking about, and it...
    ... Benicar is a member of blood pressure meds called ARBS but...
    ... Benicar is a member of blood pressure meds called ARBS but...

Liver & Pancreas Disorders board

  1. Raised ALT, GGT and ALP
    ... point I was taking 5mg Prednisolone a day and 10mg Benicar . I have recently started taking Benicar at very high ... and ALP 158. Bilirubin is 8. Do you think that the Benicar (an ARB) is to blame or the worsening of my sarcoid...

Asthma board

  1. Metoprolol and other beta blockers
    ... sorry :(. I am definitely going back my old BP med, Benicar . I have to discuss this with my primary and pulmonary...
    ... stop - since its only been a month. I hope that Benicar works well for your HBP control. Thanks for the...
    ... about the bp yet. I switched back to my previous med, Benicar . I will be going to my general dr soon. Thanks for...
    ... 80 last night, which is the 5th day back on the Benicar . Good luck with the BP med. :)...

Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD board

  1. Chronic cough
    ... December and I just can't get rid of it. I am taking Benicar and Toprol XL. Could it be either or both of these ... started on Toprol XL. Can't recall when I started Benicar but was changed from another drug to Benicar sometime...
    ... December and I just can't get rid of it. I am taking Benicar and Toprol XL. Could it be either or both of these ... started on Toprol XL. Can't recall when I started Benicar but was changed from another drug to Benicar sometime...

Sexual Health - Men board

  1. Is non-ejaculation harmful? Please help!
    ... so) different blood pressure meds before I found " Benicar " to be side-effect free for me... I experienced everything...

  2. High blood pressure meds and erections
    ... There's a fairly new BP medicine out there called Benicar that I have been on for 3 months now. I had trouble ... year because of BP meds, but with a combination of Benicar 20MGs and Cialis 20MGs, my wife and I are back on...

ADD / ADHD board

  1. Strattera - Others w. Adult Male Side Effects?
    ... started high blood pressure medication (now 40 mg Benicar and 10 mg Dynacirc) in the summer. So where does...

  2. Any Adults Here Taking Strattera?
    ... morning. No real side effects. I've also started Benicar (40 mg) and Dynacirc (10 mg) for high blood pressure...

Addiction & Recovery board

  1. Not Eating while Drinking
    ... & 2-3 shots of vodka 5-6 days a week. Daily Meds: Benicar , Crestor, Mobic, Zoloft, (Lortab, Tylinol, Cialis...

  2. Ice,xanax,High BP,Painkillers-What to do?
    ... been trying to get me off of the Tenormin and on to Benicar due to sexual side effects and lethargy. Without...

Anxiety board

  1. chest pains please help me!
    ... high blood pressure and guess what? I started taking benicar and Since everything came back normal my chest pains...

  2. Alprazolam question? (xanax)
    ... I am on Benicar for my high blood pressure and i've been told by the ... i took a full pill of the alprazolam and broke my Benicar in half when i was supposed to do the opposite. Is...

  3. do you think that blood pressure medicine could be giving me anxiety attacks?
    ... symptoms are from my blood pressure medicine. I take Benicar with a diuretic. The doctor says that it isn't causing...
    ... lamictal as a mood stabilizer. Now I'm also taking benicar with a diuretic....
    ... postings and already feel a little better, I have been on Benicar 20mg. for almost 2 years now. I have high blood pressure ... a couple of anxiety attacks prior to being put on Benicar , anyway, about a week after starting the Benicar, ... regularly pain meds from my dr. BUT, then I started this Benicar and I have had tingling sensations in my face, head...

  4. does omega-3 and b-6 help?
    ... rescription drug I take. It is a blood pressure pill called Benicar . My regular doctor says that the blood pressure pill...

  5. Dizziness the Woosies
    ... First I thought it was due to my blood pressure pill Benicar , vitamins...stoped those things for a month, same...

Bipolar Disorder board

  1. For woman only med side effect???
    ... I am on are Lamitcal, Celexa and Topamax plus the Benicar for blood pressure. (But benicar has been on since...

Depression board

  1. what could be wrong with me physically to cause bad thoughts?
    ... days and have felt better. My blod pressure med is Benicar . It is a new one. Took it for over a month before...

  2. can I get through depression?
    ... TonyaM I am not using any anti-depressants. I take Benicar for blood pressure. I am really scared right now....

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) board

  1. Has anyone switched from Luvox to Zoloft?
    ... switched me to Zoloft and now I am even sicker. I am on Benicar for high blood pressure, hztc for high blood pressure...

  2. Luvox and feeling like crap!
    ... right now and will increase to 200 today. I am on Benicar and hydroclothazide for high blood pressure, levoxyl...

Sexual Dysfunction Treatment board

  1. Lessened Libido
    ... can cause lack of sexual desire? I have tried many. Benicar has been good for me. I had to "relearn" my sexual...

  2. Need a mans opinion.
    ... Has your husband ever been on " Benicar " for blood pressure. It has far fewer side effects...


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