Pulmozyme Drug Information
Pulmozyme® (dornase alfa) is a drug used to improve lung function and prevent lung infections in people with cystic fibrosis. It comes in one strength and is available by prescription only. It is usually taken once a day, although in some cases it may be necessary to use it twice daily. Your individual dosage will depend on your age, how you respond to the drug, and other factors.
Prior to beginning treatment with Pulmozyme, inform your healthcare provider about all other medical conditions you have and any other drugs you are taking, including nonprescription products. This medicine is not right for everyone, and your healthcare provider will need this information to make sure that this is the right product for you.
(For more information on this drug, including side effects, how it works, and whether it is available in generic form, click Pulmozyme.)