Benazepril is an ACE inhibitor. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme. Benazepril is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension). Benazepril may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Lotensin HCT is an FDA approved drug for treating high blood pressure. Lotensin HCT is a combination of two drugs, namely, benazepril and hydrochlorothiazide diuretic. It has been proven to be effective, especially where other blood pressure medications have failed. Lotensin HCT should be stored at room temperature and away from pressure and light.