Symdeko

Active Ingredient(s): Ivacaftor + Tezacaftor
FDA Approved: * February 12, 2018
Pharm Company: * VERTEX PHARMS INC
Category: Genetic Disorders

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Symdeko Overview

Tezacaftor, also known as VX-661, is a drug approved by the FDA to treat some cases of cystic fibrosis. In 2018, the FDA approved a combination of ivacaftor and tezacaftor; the manufacturer announced a list price of $292,000 per year.[1] The combination of ivacaftor and tezacaftor is being sold as Symdeko.[2] Contents 1 Mechanism of action 2 Properties 3 Clinical trials 4 References Mechanism of action Tezacaftor helps move the CFTR protein to the corr...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ivacaftor + Tezacaftor
  • Tablet, Tablet: 150mg,n/a + 150mg, 100mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Symdeko: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 51167-661 Symdeko Kit by Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (5 results)






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