Composition: Micafungin Na
Indication: Listed in Dosage.
Dosage and administration: Treatment of patients w/ candidemia, acute disseminated candidiasis, Candida peritonitis & abscesses
Adult & childn >40 kg 100 mg/day,< 40 kg 2 mg/kg/day. Doses may be increased
to 200 mg/day in patients weighing >40 kg and < 4 mg/kg/day in patients weighing < 40
kg. Treatment of esophageal candidiasis Adult >40 kg 150 mg/day, < 40 kg 3 mg/kg/day. Prophylaxis of Candida infections in hematopoeitic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) recipients Adult & childn >40 kg 50 mg/day, < 40 kg 1 mg/kg/day.
Adverse Reaction: Nausea, phlebitis, vomiting
Drug Interaction: Itraconazole, sirolimus, nifedipine.
Preparations: Vial 50 mg