Posaconazole IV, Oral

Permitted Indications

Only on the advice of a Medical Microbiologist, Infection Specialist, Haematologist or Oncologist for:

  1. Treatment of specific invasive fungal infections refractory to, or intolerant of, other antifungal agents (i.e. amphotericin B formulations, itraconazole, fluconazole).
  2. Treatment of invasive fungal infections according to microbiological sensitivities.
  3. Prophylaxis of invasive fungal infections in immunocompromised patients, in whom there is a specific risk of invasive Aspergillus infection, or where fluconazole or itraconazole are not tolerated.

Not licensed for use in children.

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