Caspofungin

Brand Names

Cancidas ® (There may be other brand names for this medication)

How is it Administered?

Your medicine will be given by slow infusion (intravenous or IV).

What is it Used For?

Caspofungin is an antifungal medication used to help the body overcome serious fungus infections when other antifungal medications have failed.

How Does it Work?

Caspofungin belongs to a class of drugs known as echinocandins. It works by stopping the growth of fungus.

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