benazepril, Lotensin HTC (cont.)

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PRESCRIBED FOR: Benazepril can be used alone or in combination with hydrochlorothiazide for treating high blood pressure. Like other ACE inhibitors it also is used for treating heart failure or diabetic nephropathy (kidney disease) although these are not FDA approved uses for benazepril.

SIDE EFFECTS: Benazepril is generally well tolerated and side effects are usually mild and transient. Side effects include:

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 2/17/2015

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