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How TEKTURNA works

TEKTURNA is a direct renin inhibitor. Direct renin inhibition with TEKTURNA works at the first and rate-limiting step of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS), limiting the formation of angiotensin I.4,5


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