EPAR summary for the public
Tekturna is a medicine that contains the active substance aliskiren. It is available as tablets (pink and round: 150 mg; red and oval: 300 mg).
Tekturna is used to treat essential hypertension (high bl od pressure). ‘Essential’ means that the
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hypertension has no obvious cause.
How is Tekturna used?
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The medicine can only beproductobtained with a prescription.
The recommended dose of Tekturna is 150 mg once a day, either taken alone or in combination with other medicines for hypertensi n. It should be taken with a light meal preferably at the same time each day, but grapefruit juice should n t be taken together with Tekturna. The dose of Tekturna may be increased to 300 mg once a day in patients whose blood pressure is not adequately controlled.
Tekturna is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age, because of a lack of Medicinalinformation on s fety nd effectiveness in this age group.