Clinical safety and tolerability issues in use of triazole derivatives in management of fungal infections

@inproceedings{Neofytos2010ClinicalSA,
  title={Clinical safety and tolerability issues in use of triazole derivatives in management of fungal infections},
  author={Dionissios Neofytos and E. Avdic and A. P. Magiorakos},
  booktitle={Drug, healthcare and patient safety},
  year={2010}
}
There has been an increase in the number of patients susceptible to invasive fungal infections (IFIs) leading to a greater need for effective, well tolerated, and easily administered antifungal agents. The advent of triazoles has revolutionized the care of patients requiring treatment or prophylaxis for IFIs. However, triazoles have been associated with a number of adverse events and significant drug-drug interactions. While commonly used, physicians and patients should be aware of the distinct… CONTINUE READING

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