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Auryxia Dosage

Generic name: TETRAFERRIC TRICITRATE DECAHYDRATE 210mg
Dosage form: tablet, coated

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2.1 Dosage for Hyperphosphatemia in Chronic Kidney Disease on Dialysis

The recommended starting dose is 2 tablets orally 3 times per day with meals. Monitor serum phosphorus levels and titrate the Auryxia dose in decrements or increments of 1 to 2 tablets per day as needed to maintain serum phosphorus at target levels, up to a maximum dose of 12 tablets daily. Dose can be titrated at 1-week or longer intervals.

In a clinical trial, patients required an average of 8 to 9 tablets a day to control serum phosphorus levels.

2.2 Dosage for Iron Deficiency Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease Not on Dialysis

The recommended starting dose is 1 tablet orally 3 times per day with meals. Titrate the dose of Auryxia as needed to achieve and maintain hemoglobin at target levels, up to a maximum dose of 12 tablets daily.

In a clinical trial in patients with chronic kidney disease not on dialysis (CKD-NDD), patients required an average of 5 tablets per day to increase hemoglobin levels.

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