Dosing & Administration

Twice daily oral VARGATEF® has a well-defined and simple dosing regimen1


The recommended starting dose of VARGATEF® is 200 mg (2x 100-mg capsules) twice daily1

How to administrate nintedanib

If a dose of VARGATEF® is missed, administration should resume at the next scheduled time at the recommended dose.1

The individual doses of VARGATEF® should not be increased beyond the recommended dose to make up for missed doses.1

The recommended maximum daily dose of 400 mg should not be exceeded.1


VARGATEF® is taken in combination with standard doses of docetaxel

Patients can benefit from extended oral VARGATEF® as a monotherapy regimen, after discontinuing docetaxel1

How to take nintedanib in combination with docetaxel

VARGATEF® must not be taken on the same day as docetaxel1



References

1
VARGATEF® SmPC.