Tekturna HCT is a medication that contains a combination of Aliskiren and Hydrochlorothiazide and is used in the treatment of high blood pressure. Aliskiren is an anti-hypersensitive drug that works by decreasing some substances that cause narrowing of blood vessels in the body. Hydrochlorothiazide is a water pill that helps in preventing the body from excessive salt absorption. Tekturna Hct (aliskiren and hydrochlorothiazide) is a combination drug that is used to treat high blood pressure. By reducing blood pressure, Tekturna Hct helps lessen the likelihood of heart attacks, kidney problems, and help prevent strokes. Tekturna Hct is a scientifically innovative treatment that is designed to target an enzyme in particular tissues in the body and the blood stream known as renin. Tekturna Hct works by inhibiting the activity of renin. Renin is believed to start the process that results in narrow blood vessels. By inhibiting the activity of renin, Tekturna Hct helps relax the blood vessels, improve blood flow, and lower blood pressure.
Drug Name: Tekturna hct
Generic name: Aliskiren hemifumarate and hydrochlorothiazide