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Benicar

Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

Limited data are available related to overdosage in humans. The most likely manifestations of overdosage would be hypotension and tachycardia; bradycardia could be encountered if parasympathetic (vagal) stimulation occurs. If symptomatic hypotension occurs, initiate supportive treatment. The dialyzability of olmesartan is unknown.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Do not co-administer aliskiren with Benicar in patients with diabetes [See DRUG INTERACTIONS].

Last reviewed on RxList: 6/27/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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