Oropharyngeal candidiasis

Active Ingredient: Posaconazole

Indication for Posaconazole

Population group: only adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, competent medicine agencies globally authorize below treatments:

100-200 mg once daily

Route of admnistration


Defined daily dose

100 - 200 mg

Dosage regimen

From 100 To 200 mg once every day

Loading dose

200 mg

Maintenance dose

100 mg

Detailed description

Loading dose of 200 mg once a day on the first day, then 100 mg once a day for 13 days.

Dosage considerations

Each dose of posaconazole should be administered during or immediately after a meal, or a nutritional supplement in patients who cannot tolerate food to enhance the oral absorption and to ensure adequate exposure.

Active ingredient


Posaconazole inhibits the enzyme lanosterol 14α-demethylase (CYP51), which catalyses an essential step in ergosterol biosynthesis.

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