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Finerenone Dosage

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Jul 31, 2023.

Applies to the following strengths: 10 mg; 20 mg

Usual Adult Dose for Chronic Kidney Disease

Initial dose:

Target dose: 20 mg orally once a day


Use: To reduce the risk of sustained eGFR decline, end-stage kidney disease, cardiovascular death, nonfatal myocardial infarction, and hospitalization for heart failure in patients with chronic kidney disease associated with type 2 diabetes

Renal Dose Adjustments

Initial dose:

Liver Dose Adjustments

Mild or moderate liver dysfunction (Child-Pugh A or B): No adjustment recommended.
Severe liver dysfunction (Child-Pugh C): Not recommended.


Dose Adjustments

Serum potassium should be measured 4 weeks after initiating treatment and dose should be adjusted; serum potassium should be monitored 4 weeks after dose adjustment and throughout therapy, and dose should be adjusted as needed.

Dose Adjustment Based on Current Serum Potassium Level and Current Dose:
Dose: 10 mg orally once a day

Dose: 20 mg orally once a day



Safety and efficacy have not been established in patients younger than 18 years.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.


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Further information

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