What is Noxafil?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: posaconazole

Noxafil (posaconazole) is an antifungal medication used to prevent infections in patients that have weakened immune systems. It prevents infections from the fungi Aspergillus and Candida, and is also used for the treatment of oropharyngeal candidiasis, Mucormycosis, and Cryptococcal infections.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
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Based on patients currently taking Noxafil

Dosage Patients
300 mg three times daily 1


Currently taking Noxafil

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Noxafil after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Itraconazole (Sporanox) 1
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There are no evaluations for Noxafil.