Benicar (olmesartan medoxomil) is a pharmaceutical drug used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) which has been linked to severe gastrointestinal problems that can result in hospitalization, severe weight loss, and intestinal damage.
Persons who have suffered from gastrointestinal problems including severe and chronic diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, weight loss and associated side effects they believe may be linked to Benicar may have grounds for a Benicar side effects lawsuit. Filing a Beincar side effects lawsuit is your means to exercise your legal rights and recover damages for losses and harm resulting from the drug.
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Benicar has been linked to complications that include severe and chronic diarrhea, nausea and vomiting that may require hospitalization and result in permanent intestinal damage. Read more about Benicar side effects and Benicar complications.
In 2013, federal regulators released the FDA Benicar warning, cautioning patients of the threat of "sprue-like enteropathy" posed by Benicar. Sankyo was required to add a warning to the Benicar label to caution consumers of the potential for intestinal damage. Read more about the FDA Benicar Warning.
Persons and the family members of persons who have suffered from gastro-intestinal ailments such as diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and weight loss while taking Benicar may qualify to file a Benicar side effects lawsuit. Read more about Benicar side effects lawsuits.
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