About Careers MedBlog Contact us

Side effect(s) of Posaconazole

Read the side effects of Posaconazole as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Most Common - Gl disorders, specifically, nausea, vomiting, and increased levels of liver enzymes.

Body as a Whole - Fever, headache, rigors, fatigue, swelling in the legs, loss of appetite, dizziness, fluid retention, weakness.

Heart - High blood pressure and low blood pressure.

Blood - Anemia, decrease in white blood cells.

Genitourinary - Vaginal bleeding.

Gastrointestinal - Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, constipation, indigestion.

Heart - Fast heart rate.

Infection - Inflammation of pharynx, upper respiratory tract infection.

Liver - Bilirubinemia.

Metabolic - Increase or decrease in blood minerals.

Musculoskeletal - Muscle and joint pain, back pain.

Blood - Decrease in platelet counts.

Central Nervous System - Sleeplessness and anxiety.

Respiratory - Coughing, difficulty in breathing, nosebleed.

Skin - Rash and itching.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Posaconazole

Posaconazole is indicated for preventing and treating fungal infections like aspergillosis, oropharyngeal (mouth and throat) candidiasis. These infections are common in people with very low immunity. Recently there is increased usage of Posaconazole for black fungus or mucormycosis in COVID-19 positive cases.
More Info about Posaconazole

International : 

Noxafil National-Poscosafe, Picasa, Posanal

Recommended Reading
This site uses cookies to deliver our services.By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use  Ok, Got it. Close