Drug: Tekturna

ALISKIREN (a lis KYE ren) is a renin inhibitor. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure.

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash or hives, swelling of the hands, feet, face, lips, throat, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • fast, irregular heartbeat
  • feeling faint or lightheaded, falls
  • fever or sore throat
  • gout pain
  • low blood pressure
  • pain or difficulty passing urine
  • pain, tingling, numbness in the hands or feet
  • seizures
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • cough
  • diarrhea
  • headache
  • stomach upset
  • tired

Source: http://www.healthline.com

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash or hives, swelling of the hands, feet, face, lips, throat, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • fast, irregular heartbeat
  • feeling faint or lightheaded, falls
  • fever or sore throat
  • gout pain
  • low blood pressure
  • pain or difficulty passing urine
  • pain, tingling, numbness in the hands or feet
  • seizures
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • cough
  • diarrhea
  • headache
  • stomach upset
  • tired

Source: http://www.healthline.com

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine? They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
  • dehydration
  • diabetes
  • kidney disease
  • an unusual or allergic reaction to aliskiren, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • breast-feeding

Source: http://www.healthline.com

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