POSACONAZOLE is a Schedule H drug.
Posaconazole is an antifungal medicine that fights certain infections caused by fungus. Posaconazole is used to prevent fungal infections in people who have a weak immune system resulting from certain treatments or conditions (such as chemotherapy, stem cell transplantation, HIV infection, and others). Posaconazole oral suspension (liquid) is used to treat oral thrush (yeast infection of the mouth) in adults and children who are at least 13 years old.


POSACONAZOLE is generally used to treat: Oral Thrush, Fungal Infection

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is it safe on my liver?
A: Not Safe

Q: Is it safe on my kidney?
A: Check with your Doctor first

Q: Can I take it with alcohol?
A: Not Safe

Q: Is it safe for children?
A: Not Advised for age < 12yrs

Q: Can it be taken during pregnancy?
A: Not enough studies to prove Risk – Ask your Doctor

How Do I Take It?

POSACONAZOLE is generally taken With Food.
Route of Administration: Oral,


Caution should be exercised in patients with history of electrolyte disturbances, diarrhea, vomiting, liver, kidney or heart problems, who are taking other medications, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding. It may cause dizziness or blurred vision, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication. It does not cure viral or bacterial infections. Avoid long-term use of this medication; otherwise it may cause secondary infection. Monitor blood sugar, liver function and heart function regularly while taking this medication. Extreme caution needed for children less than 13 years old.

Common Side-Effects

POSACONAZOLE : Nausea, Vomit, Head Headache, Abdomen Pain, Difficulty Sleeping, Abdomen Upset Stomach

Serious Side-Effects

POSACONAZOLE : Fever, Chills, Vaginal Bleeding Between Periods, Easy Bruising, Shortness Of Breath, Ankles Swelling, Weakness (generalized), Increased Thirst, Irregular Heartbeat, Fainting

Rare Side-Effects

POSACONAZOLE : Skin Rash, Body Itching, Face Swelling, Difficulty Breathing

Disease Interactions

POSACONAZOLE can interfere with: Heart Arrhythmias, Acute Liver Failure, Acute Renal Failure

Technical Classification


Storage Conditions

Room Temperature (Between 15 To 25 C)

Available Alternatives

Common Drugs with POSACONAZOLE as Ingredient