Nintedanib is used for treating idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. It helps stop changes to the lung tissue. It is also used for the treatment of people with a chronic (long-lasting) interstitial lung disease in which lung fibrosis continues to progress or becomes worse.
This medicine is also used to slow the rate of decline in lung function in people with systemic sclerosis-related to interstitial lung disease. Nintedanib belongs to the group of drugs also known as tyrosine kinase inhibitors. This medication is only available under the prescription of your doctor.
The product is available in the following dosing forms: