3.11 Antifibrotics

Nintedanib
  • Capsules 100mg, 150mg

Notes

  1. NICE TA379 Nintedanib is recommended for treating idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (NHS England commissioned) (January 2016)
Pirfenidone
  • Capsules 267mg

Notes

  1. NICE TA282 Pirfenidone for treating idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (NHS England commissioned) (February 2018)

Other drugs

N-Acetyl Cysteine
  • Capsules 600mg (unlicensed preparation)

Indications

  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Dose

  • As advised by the initiating consultant

 

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