Try to Continue the New Cystic Fibrosis Meds During a Hospital Stay

Tezacaftor/ivacaftor (Symdeko, SIM-deh-koh) will raise questions about handling new cystic fibrosis (CF) meds during a hospital stay.

Symdeko joins other CF transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) modulators...lumacaftor/ivacaftor (Orkambi) and ivacaftor (Kalydeco).

Expect to see more patients on these game-changing meds...since they'll be first-line agents for patients who qualify.

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