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Does someone know the effects of voriconazole tablets?

Does someone know the effects of voriconazole tablets?

Antifungal: Voriconazole is an antifungal agent used to treat serious fungal infections, such as invasive aspergillosis or candidemia. By "effects, " i will assume you refer to adverse effects. The most common significant adverse effects include hallucinations, visual impairment, and impairment of renal function. Others include rash, fever, chills, headache, n/v, and hypokalemia. ...Read more

Dr. James Lin
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The drug vfend, has a chemical name of voriconazole, so is it like miconazole?

The drug vfend, has a chemical name of voriconazole, so is it like miconazole?

Vfend (voriconazole): Quite correct both work on fungal infections but they have different molecular structures. Also each may be more specific for certain fungal types. ...Read more

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I am currently taking voriconazole for histoplasmosios. Can this cause neck pain? Neck pain started about 2 weeks ago, and hasnt let up. It only hurts on the left side. What can I do?

I am currently taking voriconazole for histoplasmosios. Can this cause neck pain? Neck pain started about 2 weeks ago, and hasnt let up. It only hurts on the left side. What can I do?

Neck : Neck or muscle pain is not listed as a side effect of voriconazole. This pain is likely caused by something else. Possibly a muscle spasm or strain. Have you tried any pain medications? If not try tylenol (acetaminophen) or motrin. Also a heating pad may help. If the problem worsens or persists see your doctor. Best of luck. ...Read more

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Can you tell me the names of health care institutions or pharmacies known for compounding voriconazole 1% eye drops solution ?

Can you tell me the names of health care institutions or pharmacies known for compounding voriconazole 1% eye drops solution ?

Compounding pharmacy: This is a drug being used increasingly more often for the treatment of fungal corneal ulcers. It is not commercially available. A corneal specialist will know what compounding pharmacy to use in your area to specially prepare these drops. The most well-known is probably leiter's in san jose, ca. ...Read more

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Is voriconazole used as an eye drop solution ? Even as an out labeled or freshly prepared in health care institutions ?

Is voriconazole used as an eye drop solution ? Even as an out labeled or freshly prepared in health care institutions ?

Not commercially: Topical voriconazole is not available commercially but can be prepared by certain compounding pharmacies if needed for sever fungal eye infections. ...Read more

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Dr. Neigatha Graney
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