Information about Micafungin
Micafungin is used in the treatment of severe fungal infections.
How Micafungin works
Micafungin kills fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.
Common side effects of Micafungin
Decreased potassium level in blood, Decreased white blood cell count, Diarrhea, Facial swelling, Fever, Headache, Itching, Low blood platelets, Nausea, Rash, Vascular dilatation, Vomiting
Available Medicine for Micafungin
MycamineAstellas Pharma Inc
₹5911 to ₹116402 variant(s)
MicanfaIntas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
MicafungGufic Bioscience Ltd
₹5999 to ₹129992 variant(s)
FungofineDr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
₹6650 to ₹128002 variant(s)
IbimicaIndiabulls pharmaceutical ltd
MicazarFusion Healthcare Pvt Ltd
Expert advice for Micafungin
- Micafungin is given as an injection into vein under the supervision of a doctor.
- It might make you feel dizzy. If this happens, avoid driving or operating on machinery.
- Your doctor may get regular blood tests done to monitor your blood cell counts and liver function during treatment with this medicine.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.