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HETLIOZ ® (tasimelteon) capsules

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CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY INDICATIONS AND USAGE
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION HOW SUPPLIED

CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY: top of page

Initial U.S. Approval:  2014

Mechanism of Action: melatonin receptor agonist

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INDICATIONS AND USAGE:  HETLIOZ is a melatonin receptor agonist indicated for the treatment of Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Disorder (Non-24)

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Drug UPDATES:  HETLIOZ ® (tasimelteon) capsules,
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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
The recommended dosage of HETLIOZ is 20 mg per day taken before bedtime, at the same time every night.
Because of individual differences in circadian rhythms, drug effect may not occur for weeks or months.
HETLIOZ should be taken without food [see Clinical Pharmacology (12.3)].

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HOW SUPPLIED: Capsules: 20 mg

REFERENCE

HETLIOZ ® (tasimelteon) capsules,
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Medical Calculators - A thru Z
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