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Diuretics or potassium supplements can cause drug interactions with olmesartan, such as a blood pressure that is too low or excessive potassium levels in the blood. Your body may also metabolize the drugs differently than intended if they are taken together. In order to prevent these drug interactions with olmesartan, your healthcare provider may change the dosage of your medications or monitor you more closely.

An Overview of Drug Interactions With Olmesartan

Olmesartan medoxomil (Benicar®) can potentially interact with a number of other medicines. Some of these olmesartan interactions can include:
 
  
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