Caspofungin

Information about Caspofungin

Caspofungin uses

Caspofungin is used in the treatment of serious fungal infections.

How caspofungin works

Caspofungin kills fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

Common side effects of caspofungin

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.

Available Medicine for Caspofungin

  • ₹10989
    Cipla Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹13500
    MSD Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹11449 to ₹11453
    Sanofi India Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹6659 to ₹9568
    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹5000 to ₹9303
    Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹7718 to ₹11529
    Alkem Laboratories Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹5411 to ₹6105
    Zydus Cadila
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹6875 to ₹7500
    Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹9850
    Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹10000
    Bharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd
    2 variant(s)

Content on this page was last updated on 15 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)