Isavuconazole Cresemba 100mg
Cresemba 100mg Capsule is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain types of fungal infections called invasive aspergillosis and invasive mucormycosis in patients 18 years of age and older. It works by stopping the growth of fungi in the body.
Cresemba 100mg Capsule can be taken with or without food. Take it exactly as your doctor has advised. Swallow the whole capsule, do not chew, crush, dissolve, or open the capsules. Continue to take the medicine until you finish your complete course, even if symptoms disappear after a few days. Stopping it too early may result in a return of the infection.
The most common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, increased liver enzymes, decreased potassium level in blood, constipation, breathlessness, cough, peripheral edema, and back pain. If any of these side effects persist or worsen, consult with your doctor. In rare cases, Cresemba 100mg Capsule may cause serious liver disease. Get medical help right away if you have any symptoms of liver damage, including persistent nausea/vomiting, loss of appetite, stomach/abdominal pain, yellowing eyes/skin, or dark urine.
Before taking the medicine, tell your doctor if you have any known history of allergy to this medicine. Let your doctor also if you have any preexisting medical conditions, especially liver disease and heart problems. This medicine may make you dizzy. Avoid consumption of alcohol while on treatment with this medicine. Additionally, do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness until you know how the medicine works. Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, as it can cause harmful effects to the developing baby.
There is a Patient Support Program / Patient Assistance Program available in India for this medicine, being managed by Tata 1mg. Please contact your prescribing doctor to know more about the same. You may also call on (1800-102-1618) for more details.USES OF CRESEMBA CAPSULE
- Treatment of Invasive Aspergillosis
BENEFITS OF CRESEMBA CAPSULEIn Treatment of Invasive AspergillosisInvasive Aspergillosis occurs when the infection spreads rapidly from the lungs to the brain, heart, kidneys or skin, in patients with compromised immunity, such as those under cancer therapy, bone marrow transplantation or any other immune related disorder. Cresemba 100mg Capsule helps treat invasive Aspergillosis and helps you recover faster. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully while on treatment with Cresemba 100mg Capsule.SIDE EFFECTS OF CRESEMBA CAPSULEMost side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them...