Medicine Overview of Vorizol Injection
Vorizol Injection is used in the treatment of severe fungal infections.
Side Effects of Vorizol are Rash, Headache, Vomiting, Nausea, Stomach pain, Chills.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Vorizol Injection is an antifungal medication. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane. This treats your infection.
In Depth Information on Vorizol Injection
- Your doctor has prescribed Vorizol Injection to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
- Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
Vorizol Injection related warnings
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Vorizol Injection 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.
Vorizol Injection is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Vorizol Injection may cause blurring of vision or uncomfortable sensitivity to light and this may impair your ability to drive.
Vorizol Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Vorizol Injection is recommended.
Vorizol Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Vorizol Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advised while you are taking this medicine.
Frequently asked questions about Vorizol Injection
Q. Is Vorizol an antibiotic?
No, Vorizol is not an antibiotic. It is an antifungal agent used to treat yeast and fungal infections
Q. Is Vorizol fungicidal?
Yes, Vorizol is fungicidal (it kills fungi by interfering with the cell wall synthesis)
Yes, Vorizol is a generic name. It is available in various trade names
Q. Is Vorizol nephrotoxic?
Yes, it may cause nephrotoxicity (inflammation of the nephron of the kidney). However, inflammation of the kidneys is not a common side effect of Vorizol
Q. Does Vorizol cause hair loss?
Hair loss is a common side effect of Vorizol therapy
Q. Does Vorizol cause dry mouth or make you tired?
Vorizol is not known to cause dry mouth or make you tired
Vorizol is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. What is Vorizol used for?
Vorizol is an azole antifungal agent used to treat yeast and fungal infections. Vorizol is used to treat fungal infections of the lungs that spread into the blood stream (invasive aspergillosis). Vorizol is also used for of the mouth and, food pipe and throat that results in patching of the skin (esophageal candidiasis). Vorizol is used for yeast infections of the skin, stomach, kidney, bladder, and wounds. Vorizol 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
Q. Is Vorizol dialyzable?
Yes, Vorizol is dialyzable
Q. How much does Vorizol cost?
The price of Vorizol may vary depending upon the brand prescribed to you.Please read the instruction on the package for the correct price of the product.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Vorizol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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