What is amlodipine and benazepril?
The combination of amlodipine and benazepril is used for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure). Amlodipine works to widen blood vessels and encourage blood flow, while benazepril works to block enzymes that narrow blood vessels. This dual action works to lower overall blood pressure.
The combination of amlodipine and benazepril is available as a generic drug as well as the brand name Lotrel.