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When to Consider an Alternative to Benazepril-Amlodipine

Who Should Not Take Benazepril-Amlodipine?

You should not take benazepril-amlodipine if you:
 
  • Are allergic to Lotrel, Lotensin, Norvasc, benazepril hydrochloride, amlodipine besylate, or any inactive component used to make benazepril-amlodipine. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have a history of angioedema, even if unrelated to ACE inhibitor treatment.
     
  • Have hereditary or idiopathic angioedema.
     
  • Are allergic to other ACE inhibitors.
     

A Summary of Benazepril-Amlodipine Precautions and Warnings

There are a number of situations where this drug should not be taken, as well as a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of with benazepril-amlodipine. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions for benazepril-amlodipine were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the precautions and warnings that may apply to you.
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