RADICAVA ORS® (edaravone) is an ORAL administration option of RADICAVA (edaravone), an ALS treatment shown to slow the loss of physical function.
Taking RADICAVA ORS®
Designed with ALS patients in mind
RADICAVA ORS® offers an oral option that can fit into your routine
5 mL oral dose may take only a few minutes to administer on treatment days.a (see footnote)
RADICAVA ORS® can be taken orally or via feeding tube, without the need for dose adjustment.
Can be stored at room temperature so you can take it at home or on the go. b (see footnote)
Requires shaking but does not require water or additional mixing steps.
Read the Instructions for Use before you take RADICAVA ORS®.
Helpful information about starting RADICAVA ORS® oral treatment
Watch the videos below to learn more about taking RADICAVA ORS®. The Dosing and Administration Video illustrates step-by-step instructions for taking RADICAVA ORS® orally or through a feeding tube. The Getting Started with RADICAVA ORS® video contains instructions for use as well as some helpful treatment journey suggestions.
14 days on
14 days off
First treatment cycle
RADICAVA ORS® is taken once daily for 14 days followed by 14 consecutive days off.
10 out of 14 days on
14 days off
Subsequent treatment cycles
RADICAVA ORS® is taken on 10 of 14 days followed by 14 consecutive days off each month.
Taking RADICAVA ORS® daily can occur on any 10 days in the 14-day treatment period.
RADICAVA ORS® should be taken in the morning on an empty stomach, after overnight fasting.
No food or drink should be consumed (except water) for 1 hour after administration
Your doctor can help guide you on any dosing questions or concerns
Fasting guidance for RADICAVA ORS®
Seek immediate medical care if you experience signs or symptoms of an allergic reaction.
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The information provided here is general in nature and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. You are strongly encouraged to seek the advice of your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider with any questions regarding a medical condition.
aUse the provided 5 mL syringe that comes with the product. Do not use a household teaspoon to measure your medication.. Return to content
bStore RADICAVA ORS® upright at room temperature between 68°F-77°F. Protect from light. Return to content