Aliskiren Tablets (Tekturna)

Active Ingredients

Aliskiren Tablets (Tekturna) is used for the treatment of hypertension or high blood pressure. Lowering your high blood pressure helps prevent kidney problems, strokes, or heart attacks. These benefits have been seen in controlled trials of antihypertensive drugs from a wide variety of pharmacologic classes. 

How does Aliskiren Tablets (Tekturna) work?

Aliskiren Tablets (Tekturna) leads the renin inhibitors by blocking the enzyme renin from activating. It is a procedure that helps control blood pressure. Through renin inhibitors, angiotensin II receptor blockers, and ACE inhibitors all aims the same procedure that narrows blood vessels. Through this action, the blood can flow more easily and helps prevent some complications. 

Why use Aliskiren Tablets (Tekturna)?

Aliskiren Tablets (Tekturna) belongs to the class of medications called direct renin inhibitors. This is a film-coated tablet. This drug helps relax the blood vessels so blood can flow more easily. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved this medication. This is the first approved drug in a new antihypertensive class. You can buy this online at its very reasonable price. 

How to use Aliskiren Tablets (Tekturna)?

The recommended dosage for this medication will depend on your:

  • Medical condition
  • Body weight
  • Age
  • Medical history

Aliskiren Tablets is usually taken once daily as a whole. You may take it with or without food. Do not take the medicine with fruit juice. Take it plain water. High-fat foods may lessen how well this drug is absorbed by the body. It is best to avoid taking the drug with a high-fat meal. Take this regularly to get the best result. Follow your doctor’s dosing instruction very carefully.

What are the side-effects of Aliskiren Tablets (Tekturna)?

  • Headache
  • Heartburn
  • Upset stomach
  • Diarrhea
  • Light-headedness
  • Cough
  • Skin rash or itching
  • Dizziness
  • Back pain
  • Stuffy nose
  • Sore throat

If these side effects persist or worsen, contact your doctor right away.

Warnings and Precautions

These are the things that you need to be cautious with while having this treatment:

  • Before using the medicine, inform your doctor if you have any allergies or medical history.
  • Consult first your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding women.
  • Do not use this past the expiration date.
  • This may make you feel dizzy. Avoid driving or performing any activity that needs your alertness.
  • Keep this at a dry and clean place to avoid infection.
  • Keep this away from the reach of children or pets.