pharmacotherapy of Candida Infections with echinocandins

  title={pharmacotherapy of Candida Infections with echinocandins},
  author={Ana Victoria Espinel-Ingroff and Emilia Cant{\'o}n and estrella Martin-Mazuelos and Javier Pem{\'a}n},
The classic recommended antifungal agents for the treatment of invasive Candida infections were amphotericin B, a lipid formulation of amphotericin B and fluconazole in both neutropenic or nonneutropenic patients as either primary or alternative therapies. Voriconazole has been recommended when additional coverage for filamentous fungi is needed (e.g. neutropenic patients). More recently and based on well designed comparative clinical trials, the three echinocandins, caspofungin, anidulafungin… CONTINUE READING