Q: I am taking a lot of vitamin supplements is this ok with Benicar?
A: Benicar can increase level of potassium. It is a good idea to disclose any and all supplementation or herbal supplements along with current medications to know if Benicar is a good fit for you.
Q: Can I take this while pregnant or bresst feeding?
A: You should not take Benicar while pregnant to prevent harm to the unborn baby. There is not enough medical data to know if Olmesartan can pass into the breast milk of the nursing mother. Speak with your doctor about the risk of taking Benicar while breast feeding.
Q: How should I store Benicar?
A: This medication is stored at room temperature and should be kept away from children and pets. Do not dispose in wastewater, and contact a pharmacist if help is needed in disposing of unwanted or expired medications.