Govt funds $21k a month cystic fibrosis treatment

Tezacaftor/ivacaftor is being funded as an alternative to lumacaftor/ivacaftor, says Minister for Health Greg Hunt

The Federal Government has announced public funding for the $21,000-a-month cystic fibrosis treatment tezacaftor/ivacaftor (Symdeko) for patients aged 12 and older.