- Other medical conditions you may have
- Other medications you are currently taking
- How you respond to Benicar HCT.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
General Benicar HCT Dosage Information
Some considerations for people taking Benicar HCT include:
- Your Benicar HCT dosage should be taken by mouth with a glass of water.
- Benicar HCT may be taken with or without food.
- Make sure to take Benicar HCT at the same time each day to maintain even levels of the medicine in your blood.
- For Benicar HCT to work properly, you have to take it as prescribed. Benicar HCT will not work if you take it in a different way than your healthcare provider has prescribed.
- If you do not take your Benicar HCT as scheduled, take your next dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose, skip the missed one and continue with normal dosing. Do not take a double dose.
- If you are unsure about anything related to Benicar HCT or your Benicar HCT dosage, talk to your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist. Do not stop taking Benicar HCT without first discussing it with your healthcare provider.