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Lambin 25 mg INJECTION


Overview

Uses of Lambin Injection

Lambin 25 mg INJECTION is used in the treatment of severe fungal infections and kala-azar.

Lambin Injection side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Injection site pain
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Stomach cramp
  • Fever
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
  • Heartburn
  • Rapid breathing

How to use Lambin Injection

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

How Lambin Injection works

Lambin 25 mg INJECTION is an antifungal medication. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane.

Lambin Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Lambin 25 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
Lambin 25 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
Lambin 25 mg INJECTION may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Lambin 25 mg INJECTION is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Lambin 25 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 Lambin 25 mg INJECTION in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Lambin Injection?

If you miss a dose of Lambin 25 mg INJECTION, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Lambin 25 mg INJECTION
Fungisome 25mg/25ml Injection
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₹119.12/ml of Injection
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₹185/ml of Injection
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Amphotin Lip 25mg Injection
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Expert Advice

  • 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Lambin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Fungis
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Defmark
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Indizole, Itraspan, Itzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ranisol
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Begenta, Indogenta
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Budojet
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Mikasun, Vizocin, Amricin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ketozoe, Ketazol
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Bactob
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zencort-M
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Lambin

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1) Am I really suffering from diabetes. I am daily doing Ramdev baba Yoga for 1 - 1/30 Hrs 2) I am normal , May I stop Tab Glycomet 500 ? 3) ECG is abnormal but 2D eco is normal. What is a problem? 4) Why Doctor is asking me to take daily Cap. BecoZinc forever. May I stop or continue? 5) I am suffering from Neck spondilites . 6) I feel giddiness, so doctor starts this medicine and asked to take forever for long time May I continue or what ?Plz give me second opinion.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Your HbA1c levels will ascertain your diabetes control. You must continue glycometSR. It's dose may even beFor giddiness you may take stemetil MD tab sos and pantop DSR before breakfast
I m cocieved running 9 month n my date of issue is on first week of june.but i m having swelling on foot
Dr. Suman Rao
Gynaecologist
Get your BP, serum proteins and kidney function test done. If all are fine then there is nothing to worry about.
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FAQs

Q. Is Lambin fungistatic or fungicidal?

Lambin is fungicidal in nature, it acts by killing the fungus

Q. Is Lambin light sensitive?

Lambin is not light sensitive

Q. What is Lambin liposomal?

Liposomal Lambin is a lipid-associated formulation. Liposomal encapsulation or incorporation into a lipid complex of Lambin can substantially improves drug safety especially nephrotoxicity associated with the drug

Q. Is Lambin an antibiotic?

Yes, Lambin 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 Lambin testing dose needed?

Yes, administration of Lambin 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 Lambin administered?

Lambin is either administered as intravenous injection or infusion by a registered medical professional only

Q. How does Lambin cause nephrotoxicity and hyperkalemia?

Lambin 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.
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