Deciphering the Relationship Between the Trough Concentration of Posaconazole and Its Efficacy and Safety in Chinese Patients With Hematological Disorders

@article{Jia2020DecipheringTR,
  title={Deciphering the Relationship Between the Trough Concentration of Posaconazole and Its Efficacy and Safety in Chinese Patients With Hematological Disorders},
  author={Mengting Jia and Qiwen Zhang and Zirong Qin and Runqing Lu and Xueke Tian and Jing Yang and Xiao-jian Zhang},
  journal={Frontiers in Pharmacology},
  year={2020},
  volume={11}
}
Posaconazole (PCZ) is effective in preventing and salvage treatment invasive fungal infections in patients with hematologic disorders. However, PCZ displays highly variable individual pharmacokinetics affecting its efficacy and safety. To investigate the correlation between PCZ concentration and efficacy and safety, the following key influencing factors were explored. A total of 285 trough plasma concentrations (Cmin) of 81 Chinese patients receiving PCZ oral suspension for prophylaxis or… Expand

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