Getting your patients started with NUEDEXTA

Recommended Dosage and Administration1

  • Starting dose: 1 capsule daily by mouth for 7 days
  • Maintenance dose: After 7 days, 1 capsule every 12 hours

 

NUEDEXTA is not classified as an antipsychotic.2

NUEDEXTA is categorized in the "Central Nervous System, Other" pharmacologic class in the USP model formulary.2

Titrate from QD to Q12H on Day 81

Days 1-7

1 capsule QD

DMQ20-10
Beginning Day 8

1 capsule Q12H

DMQ20-10DMQ20-10

Recommended prescribing of NUEDEXTA therapy

Specific Populations1

  • No dose adjustments are required in patients with mild-to-moderate renal or hepatic impairment. NUEDEXTA has not been evaluated in patients with severe renal or hepatic impairment.

Document your diagnosis of PBA using ICD-10 code F48.2a,3

 

Ordering NUEDEXTA in long-term care

Script pad is for illustration purposes only and represents prescription for maintenance therapy after initial-week titration period with QD dosing.

aIntended for reference only. ICD-10-CM codes submitted to the payer must be determined by the provider/physician and accurately describe PBA as the diagnosis for which the patient receives NUEDEXTA treatment.