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Refrigerated Storage

NoxafilMerck Sharp & Dohme Limited

Merck Sharp & Dohme Limited
Concentrate for solution for infusion, 300mg

Contact MSD in all cases where a deviation from the recommended storage conditions has occurred. Refer to the current BNF for company contact details.
Please also refer to the manufacturer’s product literature for recommended storage information at https://www.medicines.org.uk

15 May 2020
London MI Service

Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

NoxafilMerck Sharp & Dohme Ltd

Merck Sharp & Dohme Ltd
Tablets 100mg
A2 · Amber 2No stability data is available, the manufacturer does not, or cannot recommend use in CAs but there are no theoretical concerns with the product.
No special precautions for storage
No special storage conditions
7 July 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Caspofungin, depending on organism/indication
Low levels anticipated in milk due to the drug's properties
No published evidence of safety
Serious adverse effects reported in adults
Use only when other antifungals are considered inappropriate
Monitor infant for gastro-intestinal disturbances, especially if used for prolonged periods or in high doses, although unlikely to occur.
10 November 2020