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Mycol 500mcg Injection

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Primary uses of Mycol 500mcg Injection

Serious fungal Infections, Kala-azar
MRP
14.33
1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Mycol Injection

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Uses of Mycol Injection

Mycol 500mcg Injection is used in the treatment of serious fungal infections and kala-azar.
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Mycol 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 Mycol Injection

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

How Mycol Injection works

Mycol 500mcg Injection is an antifungal medicine. It kills fungus by destroying the fungal cell membrane.

In Depth Information on Mycol Injection

Expert advice for Mycol 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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Mycol Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Mycol Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Mycol 500mcg 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
Mycol 500mcg Injection is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Mycol 500mcg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Mycol 500mcg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Mycol 500mcg Injection is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Mycol 500mcg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Mycol Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Mycol 500mcg Injection, please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Mycol Injection

Frequently asked questions about Amphotericin B

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

No substitutes found for this medicine
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