Caspofungin

Category: Antifungal

Caspofungin (INN)[1][3] (brand name Cancidas) is a lipopeptide antifungal drug from Merck & Co., Inc. discovered by James Balkovec, Regina Black and Frances A. Bouffard.[4] It is a member of a new class of antifungals termed the echinocandins. It works by inhibiting the enzyme (1→3)-β-D-glucan synthase and thereby disturbing the integrity of the fungal cell wall. Caspofungin was the first inhibitor of fungal (1→3)-β-D-... [wikipedia]

Dosage List

Caspofungin Acetate 5 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution
NDC: 0781-3421
Labeler:
Sandoz Inc
Caspofungin Acetate 7 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution
NDC: 0781-3423
Labeler:
Sandoz Inc
Caspofungin Acetate 5 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution
NDC: 47781-613
Labeler:
Alvogen Inc.
Caspofungin Acetate 7 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution
NDC: 47781-614
Labeler:
Alvogen Inc.
Caspofungin Acetate 5 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution
NDC: 63323-356
Labeler:
Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC
Caspofungin Acetate 7 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution
NDC: 63323-358
Labeler:
Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC
Caspofungin Acetate 5 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution
NDC: 67457-831
Labeler:
Mylan Institutional LLC
Caspofungin Acetate 7 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution
NDC: 67457-832
Labeler:
Mylan Institutional LLC
Caspofungin Acetate 5 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution
NDC: 68083-158
Labeler:
Gland Pharma Limited
Caspofungin Acetate 7 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution
NDC: 68083-159
Labeler:
Gland Pharma Limited

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