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Amtericin 50mg Injection

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Composition for Amtericin 50mg Injection

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Primary uses of Amtericin 50mg Injection

Serious fungal Infections, Kala-azar
MRP
275
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Amtericin Injection

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Uses of Amtericin Injection

Amtericin 50mg Injection is used in the treatment of serious fungal infections and kala-azar.
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Amtericin Injection side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Decreased potassium level in blood, Fever, Chills, Decreased blood pressure, Increased creatine level in blood.

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How to use Amtericin Injection

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

How Amtericin Injection works

Amtericin 50mg Injection is an antifungal medicine. It kills fungus by destroying the fungal cell membrane.

In Depth Information on Amtericin Injection

Expert advice for Amtericin 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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Amtericin Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Amtericin Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Amtericin 50mg 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
Amtericin 50mg Injection is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Amtericin 50mg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Amtericin 50mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Amtericin 50mg Injection is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Amtericin 50mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Amtericin Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Amtericin 50mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Amtericin Injection

Frequently asked questions about Amphotericin B

Amtericin is fungicidal in nature, it acts by killing the fungus
Amtericin is not light sensitive
Liposomal Amtericin is a lipid-associated formulation. Liposomal encapsulation or incorporation into a lipid complex of Amtericin can substantially improves drug safety especially nephrotoxicity associated with the drug
Yes, Amtericin 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)
Yes, administration of Amtericin 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
Amtericin is either administered as intravenous injection or infusion by a registered medical professional only
Amtericin 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 Amtericin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Amtericin with Digoxin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin
Amtericin with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral
Amtericin with Hydrochlorothiazide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrochlorothiazide: Bpzide, Dizide, Xenia, Aquazide, Hydrazide, Thiazide, Hydride
Amtericin with Vancomycin
SERIOUS
Amtericin with Didanosine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Didanosine: Dinex EC
Amtericin with Clobetasol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobetasol: Clobex
Amtericin with Telbivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Telbivudine: Telbihep
Amtericin with Indapamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indapamide: Natritor, Lorvas, Natrilix, Diurix, Insuretis, Inditor, Insuret, Indromide
Amtericin with Metolazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metolazone: Metoz, Diurem, Zytanix, Zalat, Metadure, Lazon, Metolaz
Amtericin with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir, Lavir
Amtericin with Zidovudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zidovudine: Zidohope, Zilion
Amtericin with Stavudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Stavudine: Stavir
Amtericin with Tacrolimus
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tacrolimus: Imunotac, Emgraf, Taclicept, Pangraf, Tacsant, Tacloran, Rengraf, Vingraf, Tacromus, Tacmus, Tacimun
Amtericin with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Amtericin with Tenofovir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tenofovir: Hepdoze, Teravir, Reviro, Ricovir, Tenof
Amtericin with Abacavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Abacavir: Abamune, A-Bec
Amtericin with Entecavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Entecavir: Entehep, Frithvir, X Vir, Enteca, Cronivir, Entavir, Alentos, Hepalo, Entaliv
Amtericin with Gentamicin
SERIOUS
Amtericin with Tobramycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tobramycin: Tobo, Tobrasulf, Toracin, Tobamist
Amtericin with Chlorthalidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorthalidone: Thiovas, Chlorfid, Lupiclor, Klorzid, Clovet, Thaloric, Thiaklor, Zione
Amtericin with Cyclosporine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cyclosporine: Neoral, Consiral, Oncyclo, Cyrin, Cyclophil ME, Sandimmun Neoral, Sandimmun, Graftin, Imusporin
Amtericin with Streptomycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Streptomycin: Ambistryn-S, Streptomycin
Amtericin with Triamcinolone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Triamcinolone: Trilon, Stancort, Tricort, Triroid, Acort, Pericort, Comcort
Amtericin with Budesonide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Budesonide: Bunide, Budvent
Amtericin with Netilmicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Netilmicin: Netilmac, Netsafe, Netspan, Ntn, Netromycin
Amtericin with Voriconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Voriconazole: Vosicaz, Vorizol, Voraze, Rextro, Vhope, Vonaz, Vocozo, Voritek, Voritrop, Vorifit, Vorzu, Voritrol, Vfend, Vorizef, Vorier
Amtericin with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Amtericin with Kanamycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Kanamycin: Kanamac, Kancin
Amtericin with Adefovir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Adefovir: Adesera
Amtericin with Fluorometholone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluorometholone: Fluorobell, Zyflace, Biflace, FML Liquifilm, Flurocot, Flomex, Flumace, Lon, Fluocin, Flurisone, Flomon, Frosol
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