Micafungin is an antifungal antibiotic that fights infections caused by fungus. Micafungin is used to treat infections caused by the Candida fungus. Micafungin is also used to prevent Candida fungal infections in stem cell transplant patients. Micafungin is for use in adults and children who are at least 4 months old. Micafungin may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Mycamine is medication that is categorized under the drug class echinocandins. Mycamine is used in treating infections that are caused by fungus growth and also prevent fungal infections. Mycamine functionality is verified through creating an environment unsuitable for the growth of fungus. Mycamine can be used by both adults and children who are at least 4 months old.