Sporanox 100mg 15-D, 15 Caps, Itraconazole
THIS IS THE BRAND MEDICATION
Brand name: Sporanox
Generic name: Itraconazole
Why is Sporanox prescribed?
Sporanox capsules are used to treat three types of serious fungal infection:
blastomycosis, histoplasmosis, and aspergillosis. Blastomycosis can affect the
lungs, bones, and skin. Histoplasmosis can affect the lungs, heart, and blood.
Aspergillosis can affect the lungs, kidneys, and other organs. The drug is also
prescribed for onychomycosis, which infects the toenails and fingernails.
Additionally, Sporanox is used against fungal infections in people with weak
immune systems, such as AIDS patients. Sporanox oral solution is used to treat
candidiasis (fungal infection) of the mouth, throat, and gullet (esophagus), and
for other fungal infections in people with weakened immunity and fever. Sporanox
may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
Please consult your physician before taking any medication.