Generic Tekamlo Availability
TEKAMLO (aliskiren hemifumarate; amlodipine besylate - tablet;oral)
Approval date: August 26, 2010
Strength(s): EQ 150MG BASE;EQ 5MG BASE, EQ 150MG BASE;EQ 10MG BASE, EQ 300MG BASE;EQ 5MG BASE, EQ 300MG BASE;EQ 10MG BASE
All of the above formulations have been discontinued.
Note: Fraudulent online pharmacies may attempt to sell an illegal generic version of Tekamlo. These medications may be counterfeit and potentially unsafe. If you purchase medications online, be sure you are buying from a reputable and valid online pharmacy. Ask your health care provider for advice if you are unsure about the online purchase of any medication.
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Patents are granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office at any time during a drug's development and may include a wide range of claims.
.delta.-amino-.gamma.-hydroxy-.omega.-aryl-alkanoic acid amides
Issued: September 24, 1996
Inventor(s): G oschke; Richard & Maibaum; J urgen K. & Schilling; Walter & Stutz; Stefan & Rigollier; Pascal & Yamaguchi; Yasuchika & Cohen; Nissim C. & Herold; Peter
Assignee(s): Ciba-Geigy Corporation
.delta.-Amino-.gamma.-hydroxy-.omega.-aryl-alkanoic acid amides of formula I ##STR1## and the salts thereof, have renin-inhibiting properties and can be used as antihypertensive medicinal active ingredients.Patent expiration dates:
- July 21, 2018✓✓✓
- July 21, 2018
Galenical formulations of organic compounds
Issued: December 24, 2013
Assignee(s): Novartis AG
The present invention relates to a pharmaceutical oral fixed dose combination comprising a) a therapeutically effective amount of Aliskiren, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, b) a therapeutically effective amount of Amlodipine, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein the pharmaceutical oral fixed dose combination shows an in vitro dissolution of component (a) of 60% or less after 10 minutes and 98% or less after 20 minutes, and a dissolution profile of component (b) of 50% or more after 20 minutes, and 70% or more after 30 minutes at pH 2, said pharmaceutical oral fixed dose combination being bioequivalent, or close to reaching bioequivalence, to a free dose combination of Aliskiren and Amlodipine.Patent expiration dates:
- December 21, 2029✓
- December 21, 2029
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