Ivacaftor

Category: Genetic Disorders



Ivacaftor Overview

Ivacaftor (trade name Kalydeco) is a drug used to treat cystic fibrosis in people with certain mutations in the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene (primarily the G551D mutation), who account for 4–5% cases of cystic fibrosis.[1][2] It is also included in a combination drug, lumacaftor/ivacaftor (trade name Orkambi), which is used to treat people with cystic fibrosis who are homozygous for the F508del mutation in CFTR. Ivacafto...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ivacaftor
  • Granule: 25mg/packet, 50mg, 50mg/packet, 75mg, 75mg/packet
  • Tablet: 150mg, 75mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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