Benicar HCT Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Acid Base Problem With Low Chloride And Basic Ph Blood
  • Imbalance In Body Salts Like Potassium And Sodium
  • Low Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • Low Amount Of Sodium In The Blood

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Dizzy

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Bloody Urine
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Low Amount Of Magnesium In The Blood

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Backache
  • Blood Pressure Drop Upon Standing
  • Bronchitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizzy
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Flu-Like Symptoms
  • Head Pain
  • High Amount Of Triglyceride In The Blood
  • High Blood Sugar
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Low Energy
  • Sexual Problems
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Sun-Sensitive Skin
  • Throat Irritation
  • Throwing Up

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Acute Inflammation Of The Pancreas
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Allergic Reaction Causing Inflammation Of Blood Vessels
  • Chest Pain
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Diarrhea Due To Intestinal Malabsorption
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Excessive Fat In The Blood
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Giant Hives
  • Gout
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • Hepatitis
  • High Amount Of Calcium In The Blood
  • High Amount Of Uric Acid In The Blood
  • Hives
  • Interstitial Nephritis
  • Interstitial Pneumonitis
  • Kidney Disease With Reduction In Kidney Function
  • Large Purple Or Brown Skin Blotches
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Nearsightedness
  • Rash
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Secondary Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Skin Rash With Sloughing
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Bile Flow Problems
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Arthritis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma Of The Skin
  • Blurred Vision
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Feeling Weak
  • Fever
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • Hair Loss
  • Head Pain
  • High Amount Of Potassium In The Blood
  • High Amount Of Triglyceride In The Blood
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hives
  • Inability To Have An Erection
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Of The Lining Of The Stomach And Intestines
  • Inflammation Of The Salivary Glands
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Irritation Of The Stomach Or Intestines
  • Itching
  • Joint Pain
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Rash
  • Sensation Of Spinning Or Whirling
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Throwing Up
  • Yellow Vision

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