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Is amlodipine/ benazepril safe when pregnant?

Women who are pregnant or planning on becoming pregnant should not take amlodipine/benazepril. Women who find out they are pregnant after starting treatment with amlodipine/ benazepril should stop taking the medication immediately. This drug has been shown to cause harm and death to fetuses when used during the second and third trimesters.

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