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Tekturna HCT Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved January 18th, 2008)
  • Brand name: Tekturna HCT
  • Generic name: aliskiren and hydrochlorothiazide
  • Dosage form: Tablets
  • Company: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • Treatment for: High Blood Pressure

Tekturna HCT (aliskiren and hydrochlorothiazide) is a single-tablet combination therapy for the treatment of high blood pressure.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Tekturna HCT

DateArticle
Jul 21, 2009Approval FDA Approves Tekturna HCT as Initial Treatment in Patients Unlikely to Achieve Their Blood Pressure Goals With a Single Agent
Jan 22, 2008Approval Tekturna HCT, a Single-Tablet Combination of Tekturna and a Diuretic, Receives US Approval for Treatment of High Blood Pressure
May 21, 2007Single-Tablet Combination of Tekturna and Diuretic, an Important New Option for People With High Blood Pressure, Accepted for Review in U.S.

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