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What should I know about amlodipine/benazepril?

People with impaired kidney function should not take amlodipine/benazepril. People who have had adverse reactions to any of the drugs in this combination should not take this drug. Amlodipine/benazepril can harm an unborn baby and even cause death. If you get pregnant, stop taking this medication. Call your doctor right away. The more common side effects of amlodipine/benazepril are cough, dizziness, headaches and swelling of the feet, ankles and hands.

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