Your prescribed dose may require a combination of AUSTEDO® tablet strengths:

Your doctor may increase your dose of AUSTEDO® each week for several weeks to find the dose that is appropriate for you. This process is known as titration. It’s important to follow your doctor’s instructions during this process.

AUSTEDO® (deutetrabenazine) tablets Are Available in 3 Strengths: 6 mg, 9 mg, and 12 mg AUSTEDO® (deutetrabenazine) tablets Are Available in 3 Strengths: 6 mg, 9 mg, and 12 mg AUSTEDO® (deutetrabenazine) tablets Are Available in 3 Strengths: 6 mg, 9 mg, and 12 mg AUSTEDO® (deutetrabenazine) tablets Are Available in 3 Strengths: 6 mg, 9 mg, and 12 mg

Take AUSTEDO®:

Take AUSTEDO® exactly as prescribed by mouth, whole, and with food. Take AUSTEDO® exactly as prescribed by mouth, whole, and with food.

Exactly as prescribed

Take AUSTEDO® exactly as prescribed by mouth, whole, and with food. Take AUSTEDO® exactly as prescribed by mouth, whole, and with food.

By mouth

Take AUSTEDO® exactly as prescribed by mouth, whole, and with food. Take AUSTEDO® exactly as prescribed by mouth, whole, and with food.

Whole

Take AUSTEDO® exactly as prescribed by mouth, whole, and with food. Take AUSTEDO® exactly as prescribed by mouth, whole, and with food.

With food

Do not chew, crush, or break tablets before swallowing. If you cannot swallow AUSTEDO® tablets whole, tell your healthcare provider. You may need a different medicine.

Treatment Tips

Treating your TD can be complicated. Sometimes it’s difficult to follow all of your doctor’s instructions. Use these tips to help ensure you take AUSTEDO® as prescribed:

Set a routine

  • Establish and follow a dosing routine. Remember that AUSTEDO® must be taken exactly as prescribed.
  • Set an alarm as a treatment reminder.
  • Keep your AUSTEDO® tablets in the same place so you know where they are.

Record your treatment

  • Use the AUSTEDO® Treatment Tracking Guide to record when AUSTEDO® is taken and note any questions or concerns you may have for your doctor.
  • The free Medisafe Medication Management App can help you keep your AUSTEDO® treatment on track. Download now from the App Store® or Google Play store.

Have a plan

  • Before starting AUSTEDO®, you should talk to your doctor about what to do if you miss a dose.
  • Add your dosing schedule to your other daily routines so you will be less likely to miss a dose.
  • Tell your doctor if you stop taking AUSTEDO® for more than 1 week. Do not take another dose until you talk to your doctor.

For additional information about how to take AUSTEDO®, read the Medication Guide. Ask your doctor if you have any questions about taking AUSTEDO®.

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Reference: 1. AUSTEDO® (deutetrabenazine) tablets current Prescribing Information. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.