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Brand name: Cresemba TM

Active ingredients: isavuconazole

What it is used for

CRESEMBA is indicated in adults for the treatment of invasive aspergillosis mucormycosis in patients for whom amphotericin B is inappropriate (see Section 4.4 Special warnings and precautions for use and Section 5.1 Pharmacodynamic properties),Consideration should be given to official guidance on the appropriate use of antifungal agents.

How to take it

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Moisture
  • Store in Original Container
  • Shelf lifetime is 30 Months.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Swedish Orange (reddish-brown) capsule body marked with 100 in black ink and a white cap marked with C in black ink.

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient isavuconazole

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)

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Reporting side effects

This medicine is under additional monitoring as it is new or being used in a different way. You can help identify new safety information by reporting any side effects you may get.

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