FAQs ABOUT MICANFA 50MG INJECTION
Q: What is MICANFA 50MG INJECTION used for?
A: MICANFA 50MG INJECTION is used to treat systemic fungal infections such as invasive candidiasis. It can also be used in treating fungal infections of the food pipe where treatment with an injection is considered appropriate. It also helps in preventing fungal infections among patients who have undergone bone-marrow transplantation and in patients who are risk of developing neutropenia (low WBC count in blood).
Q: Is MICANFA 50MG INJECTION an antibiotic?
A: No. MICANFA 50MG INJECTION is an antifungal medicine that acts by making the fungal cells weak and fragile. This helps in destroying them and stopping the further spread of infection.
Q: Does MICANFA 50MG INJECTION affect liver?
A: MICANFA 50MG INJECTION may unusually cause decreased bile flow, enlarged liver, liver disorder or injury, and jaundice (yellowing of the skin and whites of the eyes). Therefore, caution should be undertaken if you have or ever had any liver problems. Therefore, consult your doctor before receiving it.
Q: What are the side effects of MICANFA 50MG INJECTION?
A: The most common side effects of receiving MICANFA 50MG INJECTION are pain and swelling at the site of injection, headache, loss or disturbed taste sensation, tiredness, fever, chills, shortness of breath, diarrhea, stomach pain and high or low blood pressure. Consult your doctor if any of these side effect worsens.
Q: Can a person taking MICANFA 50MG INJECTION breastfeed?
A: MICANFA 50MG INJECTION is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women. Therefore, consult your doctor before receiving it.
Q: How long should I receive MICANFA 50MG INJECTION?
A: You need to receive therapy with MICANFA 50MG INJECTION for the stipulated duration prescribed by your doctor. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Q: Is MICANFA 50MG INJECTION safe?
A: MICANFA 50MG INJECTION is safe at doses prescribed by the physician. Therefore, do not alter the dose of MICANFA 50MG INJECTION without consulting your doctor.
Q: Can I stop receiving MICANFA 50MG INJECTION without consulting your doctor?
A: No. You should not stop receiving MICANFA 50MG INJECTION without consulting your doctor as it may reduce its effectiveness. Therefore, receive MICANFA 50MG INJECTION for the stipulated duration recommended by your doctor to achieve maximum results.