Voriconazole

FDA Approved: * April 22, 2010
Pharm Company: * MATRIX LABS LTD
Category: Antifungal

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Voriconazole Overview

Voriconazole, sold under the brand name Vfend among others, is an antifungal medication used to treat a number of fungal infections.[3] This includes aspergillosis, candidiasis, coccidioidomycosis, histoplasmosis, penicilliosis, and infections by Scedosporium or Fusarium.[3] It can be taken by mouth or used by injection into a vein.[3] Common side effects include vision problems, nausea, abdominal pain, rash, headache, and seeing or hearing thin...

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Voriconazole and sun sensitivity

Does anyone have experience with skin sun sensitivity and extended voriconazole use for propholactic purposes (in immune deficiency patients). ## Sun sensitivity is normal when you are taking these types of medications. ## Sun sensitivity is one thing, but red face and hands, blistering of toes and itchcy scalp are unpleasent. I have been on voriconizole or six months and my consultant told me to take a two weeks break; after ten days there is no improvement and my itchy forehead is driving me mad. ## Just finished my first 4 months on Vori after being unable to take Itraconazole last year. Have tolerated Vori much better. Docs are monitoring my IgE levels monthly and if the IgE score stays dropping then maybe I will not have to take Vori soon or maybe much later in time. But the Docs h...

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Parit D Tablets

For fungal infection of respiratory tract, I was on Voriconazole 100mg twice a day medication for 11 days. Had head heaviness, slight imbalance while walking and slight loss of hearing. Phlegm secretion was 90% controlled. ENT specialist examined my eyes, ears, throat and nose and gave a clean chit. He prescribed Parit D tabs to be taken twice daily before food for 10 days and then report.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Voriconazole
  • For Suspension: 200mg/5ml
  • Injection: 200mg, 200mg/vial
  • Powder: 200mg/vial
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 40mg/ml
  • Tablet: 200mg, 50mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Voriconazole: (57 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-5289 Voriconazole 50 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-5290 Voriconazole 200 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0378-1626 Voriconazole 50 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-1640 Voriconazole 200 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-6270 Voriconazole 40 mg/ml Oral Powder, for Suspension by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0781-3416 Voriconazole 10 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-5667 Voriconazole 50 mg Oral Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-5668 Voriconazole 200 mg Oral Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 0904-6471 Voriconazole 200 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 0904-6596 Voriconazole 50 mg Oral Tablet by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 16714-514 Voriconazole 50 mg Oral Tablet by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 16714-515 Voriconazole 200 mg Oral Tablet by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 27241-062 Voriconazole 50 mg Oral Tablet by Ajanta Pharma Limited
  • 27241-063 Voriconazole 200 mg Oral Tablet by Ajanta Pharma Limited
  • 39822-1077 Voriconazole 10 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by X-gen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 40032-038 Voriconazole 40 mg/ml Oral Suspension by Novel Laboratories, Inc.
  • 40032-088 Voriconazole 50 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Novel Laboratories, Inc.
  • 40032-089 Voriconazole 200 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Novel Laboratories, Inc.
  • 42291-900 Voriconazole 200 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Avkare, Inc.
  • 43386-038 Voriconazole 40 mg/ml Oral Powder, for Suspension by Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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Other drugs which contain Voriconazole or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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