Phosome 50mg Injection

icon
Cipla Ltd

Composition for Phosome 50mg Injection

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Serious fungal Infections, Kala-azar
4784.75
₹4784.75/Injection
1 Injection in 1 vial
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Phosome Injection

uses

Uses of Phosome Injection

Phosome 50mg Injection is used in the treatment of serious fungal infections and kala-azar.
uses

Side effects of Phosome Injection

Common

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

uses

How to use Phosome Injection

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

How Phosome Injection works

Phosome 50mg injection kills fungus by preventing them from making their protective covering.

In Depth Information on Phosome Injection

Expert advice for Phosome 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.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Phosome 50mg Injection
icon
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
icon
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Phosome 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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
CAUTION
Phosome 50mg Injection is probably usafe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Phosome 50mg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
icon
Kidney
SAFE
Phosome 50mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Phosome 50mg Injection is recommended.

However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
...
+more
icon
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Phosome
50mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Decamycin 4mg Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Amphotericin B, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Phosome 50mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Amphotericin B

Phosome is fungicidal in nature, it acts by killing the fungus
Phosome is not light sensitive
Liposomal Phosome is a lipid-associated formulation. Liposomal encapsulation or incorporation into a lipid complex of Phosome can substantially improves drug safety especially nephrotoxicity associated with the drug
Yes, Phosome 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 Phosome 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
Phosome is either administered as intravenous injection or infusion by a registered medical professional only
Phosome 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.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For Phosome 50mg Injection

Substitutes for Phosome Injection

₹33.0/ml of Injection
save 99%
₹460.6/Injection
save 90%
₹4501.46/Injection
save 6%
Mycoflu 50mg Injection
Jolly Healthcare
₹27.5/ml of Injection
save 99%
Fungisome 50mg/50ml Injection
Lifecare Innovations Pvt Ltd
₹67.89/ml of Injection
save 99%
Related Lab Tests
Top Physicians
doctor
Dr. Pooja Khosla
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.5
doctor
4.4
doctor
4.7
doctor
4.4
cross img