What should I do if I miss a dose of Kalydeco?

If you miss a dose of Kalydeco (ivacaftor), take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is nearly time for the next dose, just skip the missed one and take a dose at your regular time. Doses of Kalydeco, which is a drug that treats a specific form of cystic fibrosis, should be taken 12 hours apart. Don't take an extra dose to "make up" for the missed dose.

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