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Candidal 70mg Injection


Overview

Introduction

Candidal 70mg Injection is an antifungal medication. It is used in the treatment of severe fungal infections. It kills fungi by preventing them from making their protective covering.

Candidal 70mg Injection is administered as an injection by a healthcare professional. Kindly do not self administer. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your liver function should be monitored regularly during treatment.

It may lead to a few common side effects like fever, chills, increased liver enzymes and diarrhea. You may also notice some injection site reactions like pain, swelling or redness. Inform your doctor if these side effects persist for a longer duration. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Uses of Candidal Injection

Side effects of Candidal Injection

Common
  • Rash
  • Decreased potassium level in blood
  • Fever
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Chills
  • Diarrhea
  • Increased alkaline phospatase level in blood

How to use Candidal Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Candidal Injection works

Candidal 70mg Injection kills fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Candidal 70mg Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Candidal 70mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Candidal 70mg Injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Candidal 70mg Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Candidal 70mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Candidal 70mg Injection is recommended.
Liver
CAUTION
Candidal 70mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Candidal 70mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Candidal 70mg Injection in patients with the severe liver disease.

What if you forget to take Candidal Injection?

If you miss a dose of Candidal 70mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

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Interaction with Drugs

Taking Candidal with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Antep, C Lep, Ametol
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Evirenz, Estiva, Efamat
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Milorgen, Fosphen, Fosentin
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Brand(s): Nevimune
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Patient Concerns

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How to cure male yeast infection in male organ and Fordyce in lips corner .Are these disease cuased by same fungal or bacteria ?.Please prescribe medicines.
Dr. Banashree Majumdar
Skin Specialist
I can understand your problem, for candidal infection keep the area clean and perfectly dry. Use candid cream twice daily and tab loratadine 10 mg for 2 weeks.Force spots are not fungal infections
I am having thigh infection from last one year. I consulted a doctor and He had suggested to apply EUMOSONE-M cream with abzorb dusting powder. I see a less result and infection is return back. Please advise how to get rid of from this. Some time I feel itching at thighs.
Dr. Banashree Majumdar
Skin Specialist
You can continue with your medications as this seems like candidal Infection. Get your fasting and PP bold sugar
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References
  1. Bennett JE. Antifungal Agents. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. pp. 1583-84.
  2. Sheppard D, Lampiris HW. Antifungal Agents. In: Katzung BG, Masters SB, Trevor AJ, editors. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 11th ed. New Delhi, India: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited; 2009. p. 841.
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