Benicar is prescribed to treat high blood pressure. Manufactured by a Japanese company, Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., it has been touted as a more effective way to control the symptoms of high blood pressure. However, recent reports have showed that over time, taking Benicar can lead to a medical condition called “sprue-like enteropathy.”
The symptoms of this illness include:
- Chronic diarrhea
- Severe weight loss
- Intestinal damage
Some individuals also developed Celiac Disease, a form of gluten intolerance. In some cases, other. After a long period of taking Benicar, the symptoms worsen and suffer from long-lasting and even permanent damage.
Have you or a loved one taken Benicar and are now suffering from complications? Our personal injury lawyers at McGartland Law Firm, PLLC are ready to assist you.