Mycamine

Composition: Micafungin Na

Indication: Listed in Dosage.

Dosage and administration:

  1. 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.
  2. Treatment of esophageal candidiasis : Adult >40 kg 150 mg/day, < 40 kg 3 mg/kg/day.
  3. Prophylaxis of Candida infections in hematopoeitic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) recipients:  Adult & childn >40 kg 50 mg/day, < 40 kg 1 mg/kg/day.

Contraindication: Hypersensitivity.

Adverse Reaction: Nausea, phlebitis, vomiting

Drug Interaction: Itraconazole, sirolimus, nifedipine.

Preparations: Vial 50 mg