Candidemia (nonneutropenics) and disseminated candidiasis in skin, abdomen, kidney, bladder wall and wounds.
Esophageal candidiasis .
Serious infections caused by Scedosporium apiospermum and Fusarium species including Fusarium solani, in patients intolerant of or refractory to other therapy.
DOSE & ADMINISTRATION:
Zolvo ® Tablet and Powder for Suspension are to be taken at least one hour before or one hour after a meal.
At or over 40 kg body weight: Loading dose regimen is 400 mg or 10 ml every 12 hours (for the first 24 hours) and maintenance dose (after first 24 hours) is 200 mg or 5 ml twice
Below 40 Kg body weight: Loading dose regimen is 200 mg or 5 ml every 12 hours (for the first 24 hours) and maintenance dose (after first 24 hours) is 100 mg or 2.5 ml twice daily. Dosage Adjustment: If patient (adult) response is inadequate, the oral maintenance dose may be increased from 200 mg to 300 mg every 12 hours. For adult patients weighing less than 40 kg, the oral maintenance dose may be increased from 100 mg to 150 mg every 12 If patients are unable to tolerate 300 mg orally every 12 hours, reduce the oral maintenance dose by 50 mg steps to a minimum of 200 mg every 12 hours (or to 100 mg every 12 hours for adult patients weighing less than 40 kg). Treatment duration depends upon patients’ clinical and mycological response.