Benicar (Olmesartan Medoxomil)
Did taking Benicar cause you or a loved one serious intestinal problems? Brown and Crouppen is investigating cases where patients who took Benicar developed gastrointestinal problems so severe that they required hospitalization to be treated.
Olmesartan medoxomil is a blood pressure medication marketed under several different brand names, including:
- Benicar HCT
Studies have shown that taking Benicar can cause a cluster of symptoms sometimes referred to as sprue-like enteropathy. These symptoms include:
- severe, chronic diarrhea
- substantial and unwanted weight loss
- electrolyte imbalance
Please consult your physician before discontinuing any medication.
If you or somebody you care was hospitalized with intestinal problems while taking Benicar, contact Brown and Crouppen today for a free and confidential case evaluation. We can help you make informed decisions about your legal rights, so please call us Toll-Free: 800-536-4357 for your free legal consultation or save time with our online Contact Form.