Category: Genetic Disorders

Ivacaftor Overview

Ivacaftor 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.[2][3] It is also included in combination drugs, lumacaftor/ivacaftor and tezacaftor/ivacaftor, which are used to treat people with cystic fibrosis.[4][5][6] Ivacaftor was develop...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • 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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