Casfung 50mg Injection

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Casfung 50mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Serious fungal infections
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₹5000.0/Injection
1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Casfung Injection

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Uses of Casfung Injection

Casfung 50mg Injection is used in the treatment of serious fungal infections.
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Side effects of Casfung Injection

Common

Erythema, Headache, Breathlessness, Rash, Joint pain, Nausea, Decreased potassium level in blood, Decreased white blood cell count, Increased sweating, Fever, Increased liver enzymes, Itching, Chills, Diarrhoea, Inflammation of a vein, Increased red blood cells, Decreased haemoglobin level in blood.

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How to use Casfung Injection

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

How Casfung Injection works

Casfung 50mg injection kills fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

In Depth Information on Casfung Injection

Warnings
Special precautions for Casfung 50mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Casfung 50mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Casfung 50mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Casfung 50mg Injection alters the ab
ility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
SAFE
Casfung 50mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. No dose adjustment of Casfung 50mg Injection is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Casfung 50mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Casfung 50mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on the use of Casfung 50mg Injection in patients with the severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nevir 200mg Tablet, Tacsant 0.5mg Capsule, Nevimune 200mg Tablet, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Caspofungin, please consult your doctor.

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