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Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection

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Composition for Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection

Severe fungal infections, Kala-azar
MRP
3695
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Amphotin Lip Injection

Uses of Amphotin Lip Injection

Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection is used in the treatment of severe fungal infections and kala-azar.

Amphotin Lip Injection side effects

Common

Side Effects of Amphotin Lip are Headache, Injection site pain, Vomiting, Nausea, Stomach cramp, Fever, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Heartburn, Rapid breathing.

How to use Amphotin Lip Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Amphotin Lip Injection works

Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection is an antifungal medication. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane.
In Depth Information on Amphotin Lip Injection

Expert advice for Amphotin Lip Injection

  • Before you take amphotericin B, inform your doctor if you suffer from diabetes, liver/kidney problem or are on dialysis or have low potassium level in blood.
  • You should monitor your condition through regular laboratory evaluation of potassium, magnesium as well as renal, hepatic and hematopoietic function.
  • Take precautions as amphotericin B may reduce the ability to drive or operate machinery.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Amphotin Lip Injection related warnings

Special precautions for Amphotin Lip Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Amphotin Lip Injection?

uses
If you miss a dose of Amphotin Lip 50 mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Amphotin Lip Injection

Frequently asked questions about Amphotericin B
Q. Is Amphotin Lip fungistatic or fungicidal?
Amphotin Lip is fungicidal in nature, it acts by killing the fungus
Q. Is Amphotin Lip light sensitive?
Amphotin Lip is not light sensitive
Q. What is Amphotin Lip liposomal?
Liposomal Amphotin Lip is a lipid-associated formulation. Liposomal encapsulation or incorporation into a lipid complex of Amphotin Lip can substantially improves drug safety especially nephrotoxicity associated with the drug
Q. Is Amphotin Lip an antibiotic?
Yes, Amphotin Lip is an antifungal antibiotic for the treatment of serious infections caused by fungi like fungal infections of one or more deep organs of the body, suspected fungal infections in patients with a raised temperature and neutropenia (reduced number of white blood cells [neutrophils]) and Visceral leishmaniasis (disease caused by a parasite)
Q. Is Amphotin Lip testing dose needed?
Yes, administration of Amphotin Lip is associated with allergy (severe and serious allergic) reaction, therefore it is recommended to administer a test dose before starting the therapy to check for sensitivity
Q. How is Amphotin Lip administered?
Amphotin Lip is either administered as intravenous injection or infusion by a registered medical professional only
Q. How does Amphotin Lip cause nephrotoxicity and hyperkalemia?
Amphotin Lip can disrupt the lipid components of human kidney cells, thereby causing nephrotoxicity. The exact mechanism of hypokalemia is not known, but kidney damage may result in excessive loss of potassium in urine.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Amphotin Lip with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Amphotin Lip with Deflazacort
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Deflazacort: Ducort, Defmark
Amphotin Lip with Amikacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Amikacin: Mikasun, Vizocin, Amricin
Amphotin Lip with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit, Cositra
Amphotin Lip with Tobramycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tobramycin: Bactob
Amphotin Lip with Prednisolone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Prednisolone: Ranisol
Amphotin Lip with Gentamicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gentamicin: Begenta, Indogenta
Amphotin Lip with Fluconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluconazole: Fungis
Amphotin Lip with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Ketozoe, Ketazol
Amphotin Lip with Budesonide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Budesonide: Budojet
Amphotin Lip with Methylprednisolone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Methylprednisolone: Zencort-M
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