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Often used for:
Micafungin is an antifungal medication. This medicine is used to treat or prevent fungal infections including aspergillosis and candidiasis.
Patients receiving micafungin may have regular blood draws to check blood counts and monitor liver and kidney function.
May be given as a liquid into a vein by IV
Not all patients who take micafungin will experience these side effects. Common side effects are in bold, but there may be others. Please report all suspected side effects to your doctor or pharmacist.
Be sure to discuss these and other recommendations with your doctor or pharmacist.