Caspofungin

Overview

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Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Caspofungin's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

50 mg50 (50)24 hourlyIVAn initial dose of 70 mg by i.v.-infusion is given followed by 50 mg i.v. daily. If no response is seen or if inducers of caspofungin clearance are coadministered the daily dose may be increased to 70 mg i.v. An infusion should take approximately 1 hour.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

No data regarding the Paedriatic dosage details of Caspofungin is available.

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Caspofungin is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Caspofungin

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Manufacturers of Caspofungin in Pakistan

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