Ivacaftor OverviewIvacaftor (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. 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.[...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Granule: 25mg/packet, 50mg, 50mg/packet, 75mg, 75mg/packet
- Tablet: 150mg, 75mg
Other drugs which contain Ivacaftor or a similar ingredient: (7 results)
- KALYDECO Ivacaftor1 discussion
- ELEXACAFTOR + IVACAFTOR + TEZACAFTOR
- IVACAFTOR + TEZACAFTOR
- ORKAMBI Lumacaftor + Ivacaftor
- SYMDEKO Ivacaftor + Tezacaftor
- TRIKAFTA Elexacaftor + Ivacaftor + Tezacaftor