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Current treatment options

Current standard of care treatment options available for ATTR-CM are aimed at symptom management, supportive care including pain management, nutritional and mobility support and mitigation of the effects of the disease on other organs.1

In February 2020, marketing authorisation in the United Kingdom was granted for Vyndaqel▼ (tafamidis), a transthyretin stabiliser, available as a once-daily 61 mg oral capsule, for the treatment of wild-type or hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis in adult patients with cardiomyopathy (ATTR-CM).2,3 Whilst there is a licence for Vyndaqel for ATTR-CM in the UK, it is not currently reimbursed by the NHS in England.

 

To learn more about the current treatment option for ATTR-CM as well as its reimbursement status...

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ATTR-CM=transthyretin amyloid cardiomyopathy.

References:Hawkins PN, Ando Y, Dispenzen A et al. Evolving landscape in the management of transthyretin amyloidosis. Ann Med. 2015; 47: 625–638;Vyndaqel 61 mg (tafamidis) Summary of Product Characteristics for GB available at: https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/11141/smpc [Last accessed: January 2024];Vyndaqel 61 mg (tafamidis) Summary of Product Characteristics for NI available at: https://www.emcmedicines.com/en-gb/northernireland/medicine?id=37877680-6fdf-4ecc-9fb5-153830ad38b8
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Learn more about VyndaqelVYNDAQEL® 61 mg (tafamidis) is indicated for the treatment of wild-type or hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis in adult pateints with cardiomyopathy (ATTR-CM).2,3
Amyloid light chain (AL) amyloidosis must be excluded before starting treatment with VYNDAQEL.2,3
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