Aliskiren/Amlodipine Drug Information
Aliskiren/amlodipine (TekamloTM) is approved for the treatment of high blood pressure in adults (this condition is also known as hypertension). The medicine comes in tablet form and is taken just once a day. You can take it with or without food (but must be consistent in this matter); in addition, it is best to take your dose at the same time each day.
Prior taking aliskiren/amlodipine, inform your healthcare provider about any other medical conditions you have and any other drugs you are taking (including nonprescription products). This medicine is not right for everyone, and your healthcare provider will need this information to make sure that this is the right high blood pressure medication for you.
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