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Review: Tekturna and Exforge

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Tekturna and Exforge. It is created by eHealthMe based on 253 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 19, 2014: 253 people who take Tekturna, Exforge are studied

Tekturna, Exforge outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Tekturna (aliskiren hemifumarate)
- Exforge (amlodipine besylate; valsartan)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Tekturna is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a
Exforge is effectiven/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/a

Drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Pruritus
(5 reports)

Diarrhoea
(3 reports)

Jaundice
(3 reports)

Arthralgia
(3 reports)

Cholelithiasis
(3 reports)

Rash
(2 reports)

Cell Death
(2 reports)

Hallucination
(2 reports)

Hyperkalaemia
(2 reports)

Erythema
(2 reports)

Blood Creatinine Increased
(7 reports)

Oedema Peripheral
(7 reports)

Blood Urea Increased
(6 reports)

Glomerular Filtration Rate Decreased
(4 reports)

Renal Impairment
(4 reports)

Syncope
(4 reports)

Blood Potassium Decreased
(4 reports)

Cough
(2 reports)

Hyponatraemia
(2 reports)

Blood Triglycerides Increased
(2 reports)

Blood Urea Increased
(4 reports)

Cardiac Failure
(4 reports)

Blood Creatinine Increased
(4 reports)

Glomerular Filtration Rate Decreased
(4 reports)

Blood Potassium Decreased
(4 reports)

Oedema Peripheral
(4 reports)

Renal Impairment
(4 reports)

Coronary Artery Disease
(2 reports)

Nausea
(2 reports)

Transient Ischaemic Attack
(2 reports)

Fatigue
(2 reports)

Palpitations
(2 reports)

Cardiac Flutter
(2 reports)

Myocardial Infarction
(2 reports)

Alcohol Abuse
(2 reports)

Angina Pectoris
(2 reports)

Blood Pressure Diastolic Decreased
(2 reports)

Bronchospasm
(2 reports)

Dyspnoea
(2 reports)

Pneumonia Aspiration
(2 reports)

Histiocytosis
(6 reports)

Blood Pressure Decreased
(3 reports)

Sleep Apnoea Syndrome
(2 reports)

Nephropathy
(2 reports)

Hyperuricaemia
(2 reports)

Tachyarrhythmia
(2 reports)

Dyspnoea
(2 reports)

Ventricular Extrasystoles
(2 reports)

Cardiac Failure
(2 reports)

Obesity
(2 reports)

n/an/aBlood Pressure Increased
(28 reports)

Dyspnoea
(24 reports)

Oedema Peripheral
(22 reports)

Hypertension
(17 reports)

Blood Creatinine Increased
(16 reports)

Blood Glucose Increased
(16 reports)

Hypertensive Crisis
(14 reports)

Hypotension
(12 reports)

Renal Impairment
(12 reports)

Drug Ineffective
(11 reports)

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Tekturna is effective100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
Exforge is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 2 people)

Drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
Oedema Peripheral
(15 reports)

Blood Pressure Increased
(14 reports)

Dyspnoea
(11 reports)

Fall
(9 reports)

Hypertensive Crisis
(8 reports)

Hypotension
(8 reports)

Cerebrovascular Accident
(8 reports)

Left Ventricular Hypertrophy
(7 reports)

Dizziness
(7 reports)

Cardiac Failure
(7 reports)

Blood Creatinine Increased
(18 reports)

Blood Pressure Increased
(17 reports)

Hypertension
(14 reports)

Oedema Peripheral
(13 reports)

Dyspnoea
(12 reports)

Renal Impairment
(10 reports)

Blood Glucose Increased
(10 reports)

Blood Urea Increased
(9 reports)

Pruritus
(8 reports)

Cough
(7 reports)

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tekturna is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
n/a
Exforge is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 4 people)
n/a

Drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/an/aAlcohol Abuse
(2 reports)

Drug Ineffective
(2 reports)

Urine Albumin/creatinine Ratio Increased
(2 reports)

Proteinuria
(2 reports)

Blood Pressure Increased
(2 reports)

Hypertension
(1 report)

Oedema Peripheral
(1 report)

Paraesthesia
(1 report)

Hypotension
(1 report)

Blood Pressure Increased
(6 reports)

Hypertension
(3 reports)

Cardiac Flutter
(3 reports)

Dyspnoea
(2 reports)

Migraine
(2 reports)

Bronchospasm
(2 reports)

Palpitations
(2 reports)

Renal Arteriosclerosis
(2 reports)

Angina Pectoris
(2 reports)

Restlessness
(2 reports)

Blood Creatinine Increased
(9 reports)

Oedema Peripheral
(7 reports)

Renal Impairment
(7 reports)

Glomerular Filtration Rate Decreased
(4 reports)

Blood Potassium Decreased
(4 reports)

Blood Urea Increased
(4 reports)

Nephrolithiasis
(4 reports)

Condition Aggravated
(4 reports)

Blood Pressure Increased
(3 reports)

Cough
(2 reports)

Oedema Peripheral
(15 reports)

Dyspnoea
(15 reports)

Fall
(11 reports)

Blood Pressure Increased
(11 reports)

Blood Glucose Increased
(10 reports)

Blood Creatinine Increased
(9 reports)

Blood Urea Increased
(9 reports)

Hypertensive Crisis
(8 reports)

Hypotension
(8 reports)

Nausea
(7 reports)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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