New Medication - Micafungin 50mg Injection
Post date: Jul 04, 2018 1:50:43 AM
3 July 2018 (Circular No. SP PPUM: 239/2018):
Name of Medication: Micafungin 50mg
Manufacturer: Astellas Pharma
Formulary Category: Standard
Prescriber: Infectious Disease Specialists and Haematologists only.
Restrictions: For treatment of invasive candidiasis, prophylaxis of candida infection in patient undergoing allogenic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
Based on the outcome of the Drug and Therapeutics Subcommittee Meeting (Bil. 01/2017), Micafungin 50mg Injection will be replacing Caspofungin 50mg and 70mg Injection.
Micafungin 50mg Injection (Mycamine)