How should medicines be dosed in children who are obese?

28 May 2021Review on how to calculate medicine doses in children who are obese which includes a table on commonly prescribed medicines.
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Refrigerated Storage


40 mg/mL powder for oral suspension

Contact Pfizer in all cases where a deviation from the recommended storage conditions has occurred. Refer to the electronic medicines compendium (eMC) at for company contact details.

10 March 2022
London MI Service

Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

VfendPfizer Ltd

Pfizer Ltd
Tablets 50mg, 200mg
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.
Airtight container
Store in airtight containers
6 July 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Posaconazole, amphotericin, caspofungin, depending on organism/indication
No published evidence of safety
Serious adverse effects reported in adults
Monitor infant for gastro-intestinal disturbances, especially if used for prolonged periods or in high doses, although unlikely to occur.
10 November 2020