How Do I Take TRIKAFTA™?

Jason, age 38
F508del/N1303K

Make sure to take every dose of TRIKAFTA exactly as prescribed by your healthcare provider. Because the 3 components of TRIKAFTA work together to treat the underlying cause, each and every dose matters.

 

How Is TRIKAFTA Packaged?

  • Each box of TRIKAFTA has 4 weekly blister cards

  • Each blister card contains 21 tablets: 2 for each morning (orange), and 1 for each evening (light blue)

TRIKAFTA™ packaging

Not actual size.

Here are illustrations of the TRIKAFTA
tablets next to an illustration of a pistachio.

TRIKAFTA tablets smaller than a pistachio

Here are illustrations of the TRIKAFTA
tablets next to an illustration of a pistachio.

TRIKAFTA tablets smaller than a pistachio

Talk to your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take,
as your dose of TRIKAFTA may need to be adjusted.

Talk to your healthcare provider
about all of the medicines you
take, as your dose of TRIKAFTA
may need to be adjusted.

What Is the Recommended Dose?

Avoid foods and drinks that contain grapefruit while taking TRIKAFTA because they may affect the amount of TRIKAFTA in the body.

I Missed a Dose—What Should I Do?

What to do if you miss an AM dose

If it’s been 6 hours or LESS since you missed your usual AM dose

Take the missed dose with fat-containing food as soon as you can.

Then take your next dose at your usual time with fat-containing food.

If it’s been 6 hours or MORE since you missed your usual AM dose

Take the missed dose with fat-containing food as soon as you can.

Then do not take the light blue tablet in the evening. Resume regular dosing schedule the next day.

What to do if you miss a PM dose

If it’s been 6 hours or LESS since you missed your usual PM dose

Take the missed dose with fat-containing food as soon as you can.

Then take your next dose at your usual time with fat-containing food.

If it’s been 6 hours or MORE since you missed your usual PM dose

Do not take the missed dose.

Take your next dose at the usual time with  fat-containing food.

Do not take more than your usual dose of
TRIKAFTA to make up for a missed dose.