Vorizef 200mg Tablet

icon
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Vorizef 200mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Serious fungal infections
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
3458.15
₹864.54/Tablet
4 tablets in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Vorizef Tablet

uses

Uses of Vorizef Tablet

Vorizef 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of serious fungal infections.
uses

Side effects of Vorizef Tablet

Common

Nausea, Abdominal pain, Skin rash, Increased liver enzymes.

uses

How to use Vorizef Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Vorizef 200mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Vorizef Tablet works

Vorizef 200mg tablet stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

In Depth Information on Vorizef Tablet

Expert advice for Vorizef Tablet

  • Do not take voriconazole if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breast-feeding unless advised by your doctor.
  • Before you start treatment and also while on treatment with voriconazole, your doctor may ask you to get your blood tested for any electrolyte disturbances (hypokalaemia [low potassium], hypomagnesaemia [low magnesium], and hypocalcaemia [low calcium]), as it is important to be corrected.
  • Voriconazole is recommended to be taken either one hour before or one to two hours after a meal.
  • Voriconazole may cause blurring of vision or uncomfortable sensitivity to light. If affected, do not drive or operate machines.
  • Voriconazole may make you feel dizzy, or have blurred/double vision, or affect your hearing. Do not drive or use machines if you feel dizzy, or if your eyesight or hearing are affected.
  • Inform your doctor about all the prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins, and nutritional supplements that you are taking.
  • Avoid sun exposures while on voriconazole, cover sun exposed areas of skin and use sunscreen with high sun protection factor (SPF).
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Vorizef 200mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Vorizef 200mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Lactation
CAUTION
Vorizef 200mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
...
+more
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Vorizef 200mg Tablet may cause blurring of vision or uncomfortable sensitivity to light and this may impair your ability to drive.
...
+more
Kidney
SAFE
Vorizef 200mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Vorizef 200mg Tablet is recommended.
...
+more
Liver
CAUTION
Vorizef 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Vorizef 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advised while you are taking this medicine.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Prazopill XL 5mg Tablet, Minipress XL 5mg Tablet, Urimax 0.4mg Capsule MR, Minipress XL 2.5mg Tablet
Related Articles

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Vorizef 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Voriconazole

No, Vorizef is not an antibiotic. It is an antifungal agent used to treat yeast and fungal infections
Yes, Vorizef is fungicidal (it kills fungi by interfering with the cell wall synthesis)
Yes, Vorizef is a generic name. It is available in various trade names
Yes, it may cause nephrotoxicity (inflammation of the nephron of the kidney). However, inflammation of the kidneys is not a common side effect of Vorizef
Hair loss is a common side effect of Vorizef therapy
Vorizef is not known to cause dry mouth or make you tired
Vorizef is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Vorizef is an azole antifungal agent used to treat yeast and fungal infections. Vorizef is used to treat fungal infections of the lungs that spread into the blood stream (invasive aspergillosis). Vorizef is also used for of the mouth and, food pipe and throat that results in patching of the skin (esophageal candidiasis). Vorizef is used for yeast infections of the skin, stomach, kidney, bladder, and wounds. Vorizef is used to treat fungal infection due to Candida sp in non-neutropenic patients (patients without abnormally low white blood cell count), in serious fluconazole-resistant fungal infections due to Candida sp (including C. krusei) and in serious fungal infections caused by Scedosporium sp. or Fusarium sp. (two different species of fungi). It may also be used in life threatening and severe advancing fungal infections
Yes, Vorizef is dialyzable
The price of Vorizef may vary depending upon the brand prescribed to you.Please read the instruction on the package for the correct price of the product.
+more

Substitutes for Vorizef Tablet

₹524.88/Tablet
save 39%
Vorimed 200mg Tablet
United Biotech Pvt Ltd
₹787.5/Tablet
save 9%
Vosicaz 200mg Tablet
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹821.25/Tablet
save 5%
₹831.5/Tablet
save 4%
Voraze 200mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹858.21/Tablet
save 1%
Top Physicians
Dr. Pooja Khosla
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.5
4.4
4.7
Dr. Yoginder Gupta
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
5.0
cross img