Anidulafungin Disease Interactions
There is 1 disease interaction with anidulafungin:
Echinocandins (Includes Anidulafungin) ↔ Hepatotoxicity
Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility
Applies to: Liver Disease
Laboratory abnormalities in liver function tests have been observed in healthy volunteers and patients treated with echinocandins, and clinical hepatic abnormalities have occurred in some patients with serious underlying conditions who were receiving multiple concomitant medications with echinocandin therapy. Isolated cases of significant hepatic dysfunction, hepatitis, or worsening hepatic failure have also been reported, although a causal relationship has not been established. Therapy with echinocandins should be administered cautiously in patients with preexisting liver disease. Liver function should be monitored regularly during therapy.
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- "Product Information. Eraxis (anidulafungin)." Pfizer U.S. Pharmaceuticals Group, New York, NY.
- "Product Information. Cancidas (caspofungin)" Merck & Co, Inc, West Point, PA.
anidulafungin drug Interactions
There is 1 drug interaction with anidulafungin
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- Drug class: echinocandins
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Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
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