Tekturna Hct

Active Ingredient(s): Aliskiren Hemifumarate + Hydrochlorothiazide
FDA Approved: * January 18, 2008
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS
Category: Blood Pressure

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Tekturna Hct Overview

Aliskiren (trade names Tekturna and Rasilez) is the first in a class of drugs called direct renin inhibitors. It is used for essential (primary) hypertension.[1] While used for high blood pressure, other better studied medications are typically recommended due to concerns of higher side effects and less evidence of benefit.[2] In December 2011, Novartis halted a trial of the drug after discovering increased nonfatal stroke, kidney complications, high blood pota...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Aliskiren Hemifumarate + Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Tablet: 150mg + 12.5mg, 150mg + 25mg, 300mg + 12.5mg, 300mg + 25mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Tekturna Hct: (11 results)

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  • 0078-0521 Tekturna Hct (Aliskiren 150 mg / Hctz 12.5 mg) Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0522 Tekturna Hct (Aliskiren 150 mg / Hctz 25 mg) Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0523 Tekturna Hct (Aliskiren 300 mg / Hctz 12.5 mg) Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0524 Tekturna Hct (Aliskiren 300 mg / Hctz 25 mg) Oral Tablet by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 54868-6041 Tekturna Hct (Aliskiren 150 mg / Hctz 12.5 mg) Oral Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-6103 Tekturna Hct (Aliskiren 300 mg / Hctz 12.5 mg) Oral Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-6194 Tekturna Hct (Aliskiren 300 mg / Hctz 25 mg) Oral Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 70839-112 Tekturna Hct Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Noden Pharma USA, Inc.
  • 70839-125 Tekturna Hct Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Noden Pharma USA, Inc.
  • 70839-312 Tekturna Hct Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Noden Pharma USA, Inc.
  • 70839-325 Tekturna Hct Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Noden Pharma USA, Inc.

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