Skip to main content

Table 1 Definitions of prescribed daily doses (PDD) and WHO/ATC defined daily doses (DDD) for systemic antifungal drugs.

From: Hospital use of systemic antifungal drugs

  PDD DDD
amphotericin B deoxycholate* 50 mg 35 mg
liposomal amphotericin B 250 mg nd#
flucytosin 10 g 10 g
ketoconazole 400 mg 400 mg
fluconazole 400 mg 200 mg
itraconazole 400 mg 200 mg
voriconazole 400 mg 400 mg
caspofungin 50 mg 50 mg
  1. *conventional amphotericin B
  2. #not defined