Caspofungin is an antibiotic that fights infections caused by fungus. Caspofungin is used to treat fungal infections that involve the stomach, lungs, esophagus, or other internal body areas. Caspofungin may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Cancidas is an antifungal agent that is used for the treatment of a variety of infections caused by fungi. Cancidas causes the fungal cell contents to leak out, consequently causing cell death, as this medication weakens the cell walls of fungi by inhibiting the synthesis of the essential component of the cell walls.