Sequential therapy with caspofungin and fluconazole for Candida albicans infection.

Abstract:

:A sequential therapy of caspofungin (CAS) and fluconazole (FLC) administration for treatment of Candida albicans infection was investigated. Treatment with CAS followed by FLC was as effective as CAS treatment given alone for the same duration. Our data suggest that switching from CAS to FLC is a potentially explorable therapeutic option for treatment of systemic candidiasis.

authors

Barchiesi F,Spreghini E,Baldassarri I,Marigliano A,Arzeni D,Giannini D,Scalise G

doi

10.1128/AAC.48.10.4056-4058.2004

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2004-10-01 00:00:00

pages

4056-8

issue

10

eissn

0066-4804

issn

1098-6596

pii

48/10/4056

journal_volume

48

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