Tekturna (aliskiren) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Tekturna (aliskiren):
aliskiren ↔ food
Moderate Food Interaction
Food can affect the absorption of aliskiren from the intestine. Therefore, you should take aliskiren at the same time each day exactly as prescribed by your doctor. You may take aliskiren with or without food, but take it the same way every time. This will help keep blood levels and effects of the medication steady. You should avoid drinking orange, apple, or grapefruit juice as much as possible during treatment with aliskiren. Studies have shown that drinking these juices regularly or within a short period before or after a dose of aliskiren can interfere with the absorption of the medication.
Tekturna (aliskiren) drug Interactions
There are 354 drug interactions with Tekturna (aliskiren)
Tekturna (aliskiren) disease Interactions
There are 3 disease interactions with Tekturna (aliskiren) which include:
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
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