is a triazole fungicidal medication, which is generally utilized to cure serious, fast-growing fungal infections. These are usually seen in patients who have a vitiated immune system, and include invasive aspergillosis, invasive candidiasis and certain rising fungal infections.
Voriconazole is utilized to treat strong-growing aspergillosis that may fall out in immunocompromised patients, including hematologic cancers, allogeneic BMT as well as solid organ transplants.
For multiple sites or CNS (Cardiovascular Nervous System) aspergillosis an accumulation therapy of liposomal amphotericin B and voriconazole should be administered. It is also the suggested treatment for the CNS fungal infections sent by epidural injection of infected steroids.
Similar to other medicines, this medicate also has some common side effects, some of them are listed below:
- Vision difficulties such as blurred vision, eyes being more excitable to light.
- Mild Nausea
- Vomiting or diarrhea
- Swelling in the hands, ankle joints, or feet.