API Product   :    Voriconazole
CEP   :    ¤
WCC   :    ?
Therapeutic Use    :    Systemic antibacterials; Ophthalmologicals; Systemic agents for fungal infections
Systemic antibacterials; Ophthalmologicals; Systemic agents for fungal infections
Originator   :    Pfizer
CAS No.    :    137234-62-9
Trade Name.   :    VFEND
Molecular Weight   :    349.311 g/mol
Molecular Formula   :    C16H14F3N5O
It is also used to treat esophageal candidiasis (a yeast [a type of fungus] infection that may cause white patching in the mouth and throat) and other yeast infections of the skin, stomach, kidney, bladder, and wounds. Voriconazole is in a class of antifungal medications called triazoles.
Voriconazole, sold under the brand name Vfend among others, is an antifungal medication used to treat a number of fungal infections. This includes aspergillosis, candidiasis, coccidioidomycosis, histoplasmosis, penicilliosis, and infections by Scedosporium or Fusarium. It can be taken by mouth or used by injection into a vein. Common side effects include vision problems, nausea, abdominal pain, rash, headache, and seeing or hearing things that are not present. Use during pregnancymay result in harm to the baby. It is in the triazole family of medications. It works by affecting the cell membrane or affecting fungal metabolism.