King of Prussia,
Anidulafungin is a medicine being developed for treatment of patients with certain kinds of
fungal infections. These infections due to yeast (a type of fungus) in the mouth/esophagus,
in the blood or in other areas within the body.
Anidulafungin is an investigational drug being developed as an intravenous treatment for
esophageal candidiasis, candidemia and other invasive fungal infections. Anidulafungin is an
antifungal agent of the echinocandin class, which targets the fungal cell wall of yeast and
other filamentous fungi.
- Diagnosis of candidemia and/or other forms of invasive candidiasis.
- Should not have received greater than 48 hours of systemic antifungal therapy.
- Life expectancy should be greater than 72 hours.
- Should not have received greater than one week of prophylactic azole therapy 30 days
prior to enrollment