Mycamine Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved March 16th, 2005)
- Brand name: Mycamine
- Generic name: micafungin sodium
- Company: Fujisawa Healthcare, Inc.
- Treatment for: Esophageal Candidiasis, Fungal Infection Prophylaxis, Candida Infections, Systemic
Mycamine (micafungin sodium) is an echinocandin antifungal agent used for the prophylaxis of Candida infections in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, for the treatment of esophageal candidiasis and candidemia.
FDA Approval History for Mycamine
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