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    Ingrezza

    INGREZZA (valbenazine), Neurocrine 

    Indications: A vesicular monoamine transporter 2 (VMAT2) inhibitor indicated for the treatment of adults with tardive dyskinesia.

    Dosage: Initial dose is 40 mg once daily, after one week, increase the dose to the recommended dose of 80 mg once daily. Can be taken with or without food. The recommended dose for patients with moderate or severe hepatic impairment is 40 mg once daily. Consider dose reduction based on tolerability in known CYP2D6 poor metabolizers.

    Contraindications: None.

    Read the prescribing information here

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