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Anidulafungin

Description

Anidulafungin is a semi-synthetic echinocandin, a lipopeptide synthesised from a fermentation product of Aspergillus nidulans. Anidulafungin selectively inhibits 1,3-β-D glucan synthase, an enzyme present in fungal, but not mammalian cells.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
J02AX06
Anidulafungin
J Antiinfectives for systemic use → J02 Antimycotics for systemic use → J02A Antimycotics for systemic use → J02AX Other antimycotics for systemic use

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Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
ERAXIS Solution for injection
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US
ECALTA Powder for concentrate for solution for infusion
MPI, EU: SmPC