Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Ireland) Limited

Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Ireland) Limited

Kalydeco 25mg, 50mg and 75mg granules sachets

3. How to take Kalydeco 

The recommended dose for patients age 4 months to less than 6 months, who weigh 5kg or more, one sachet of 25mg granules taken orally every 12 hours with fat containing food for a total daily dose of 50mg.  

The recommended dose for patients age 6 months and older, who weigh 5kg to less than 7kg, one Kalydeco sachet of 25mg granules taken orally every 12 hours with fat containing food for a total daily dose of 50mg. 

The recommended dose for patients age 6 months and older, who weigh 7kg to less than 14kg, one Kalydeco sachet of 50mg granules taken orally every 12 hours with fat containing food for a total daily dose of 100mg. 

The recommended dose for patients age 6 months and older, who weigh 14kg to less than 25kg, one Kalydeco sachet of 75mg granules taken orally every 12 hours with fat containing food for a total daily dose of 150mg. 

For patients who weigh 25kg or more, please refer to Kalydeco Tablets Package Leaflet