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KUVAN® Dosing Table

This table provides examples of the recommended starting dose (10 mg/kg) and maximum dose (20 mg/kg) for PKU.

 

 

This table provides examples of the recommended starting dose (10 mg/kg) and maximum dose (20 mg/kg) for PKU. Physicians should adjust the dose as necessary to achieve adequate blood Phe control.1

Please refer to the KUVAN® Product Information for more information, including tables 3 and 4 for instructions for use in patients weighing up to 20kg.

The dose should be calculated based on the current weight of the patient. KUVAN® can be prescribed in 100 mg tablets, 500 mg powder for oral solution sachets, or a combination of 100 mg tablets and 500 mg sachets at the physician’s discretion.1

References:

  1. KUVAN® Product Information. https://www.biomarin.com/en-au/kuvan-product-information/.