Cancidas Caspofungin 70 mg Injection
WHAT IS CANCIDAS 70 MG INJECTION ?
Cancidas is an antifungal agent. It works by weakening fungal cell walls, which allows the cell contents to leak out, resulting in the death of the fungus.
WHAT IS THE USE OF CANCIDAS 70 MG INJECTION ?
Caspofungin is used for treating certain fungal infections.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF CANCIDAS 70 MG INJECTION ?
Cough; diarrhea; headache; mild fever; nausea; stomach pain; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Blood in the urine; decreased urine; fainting, fatigue, or dizziness; fast, slow or irregular heartbeat; mood or mental changes; muscle pain, weakness, or cramps; pain, swelling, weakness; rapid breathing, shortness of breath, or wheezing; red, swollen, blistered or peeling skin; seizure; symptoms of liver problems; unusual bleeding or bruising; unusual feeling of warmth; unusual tiredness or weakness.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF CANCIDAS 70 MG INJECTION ?
- Be sure to use caspofungin for the full course of treatment.
- Lab tests, including liver function tests, may be performed while you use caspofungin. These tests may be used to monitor your condition or check for side effects.
- PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using caspofungin while you are pregnant. Do not breast-feed while taking caspofungin.