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Tekturna® (aliskiren hemifumarate) is a prescription medication used to control high blood pressure. It works by preventing certain enzymes in the body from narrowing the blood vessels. In clinical studies, Tekturna decreased systolic blood pressure by up to 11.2 mmHg and diastolic pressure by up to 7.5 mmHg. The medication comes in tablet form and is taken once daily. Side effects are possible and may include coughing, diarrhea, and a rash.
 
(Click Tekturna for more information about how this drug works, its potential side effects, and what you need to discuss with your healthcare provider prior to taking Tekturna.)
 
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